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Perugino, virgin and child accompanied by two angels, Saint Rose and Saint Catherine of Alexandria (detail)

Master of S. Spirito (active late 15th century), ca 1500, Madonna and Child with Two Angels, oil on panel. (Florence, Renaissance)

Spirito (active late century): Madonna and Child with Two Angels (ca. oil on panel, Florence, Renaissance)

Presentation of the Virgin in the Temple (?) Fra Carnevale (Bartolomeo di Giovanni Corradini), about 1467, MFA, Boston

Presentation of the Virgin in the Temple (?) Fra Carnevale (Bartolomeo di Giovanni Corradini), about MFA, Boston

Virgin and Child with Sts Jerome and Bernard of Clairvaux - Luca Signorelli

Virgin and Child with Sts Jerome and Bernard of Clairvaux, 1492 - 1493 - Luca Signorelli

The Motherly Spirit - by Eberhard Arnold. "We must learn from Mary, the mother of Jesus, to hear the Word and believe it. Her motherly spirit teaches us to rejoice and serve in the humblest places." An Advent reflection... http://www.plough.com/en/articles/2014/december/the-motherly-spirit?source=pin

The Motherly Spirit

1486 Italy, Florence.  Birth of Mary by Domenico Ghirlandaio [detail]  Ippolita Maria Sforza - on her dress you can see some of the important symbols of the Milanese dynasty of the Visconti-Sforza.

1490 Ghirlandaio - Birth of the Virgin. Hairstyle and headress inspiration (low, long ponytail, "juliet" cap). Note the bell shaped sleeves on the lead dress.

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