Virgin mary praying

Explore a collection of beautiful images capturing the Virgin Mary in prayer. Witness the devotion and find inspiration in these heartfelt moments of faith.
Full title: The Virgin in Prayer Artist: Sassoferrato Date made: 1640-50 Source: Contact: Copyright © The National Gallery, London Portrait, Vintage, Humour, Catholic Art, Religious Art, Virgin Mary Painting, Artist, Virgin, Madonna Art

A brief history of ultramarine. Michelangelo couldn’t afford ultramarine. His painting The Entombment, the story goes, was left unfinished as the result of his failure to procure the prized pigment. Rafael reserved ultramarine for his final coat, preferring for his base layers a common azurite; Vermeer was less parsimonious in his application and proceeded to […]

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