Christmastide Painting

Rubens Melchior.jpg

Peter Paul Rubens, Melchior,the Assyrian King

On the lower level of the National Gallery of Art. In a little, out-of-the-way room (rm. G13A). Practically need a star to lead you to it.

Pretty soon: 20 C + M + B 13! The Mayans equivocaron, and time marches on.

All glory to the Babe of Bethlehem.

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One thought on “Christmastide Painting

  1. Father Mark,

    Okay, no gloating over the Mayans’ equivocaron. It’s been a few millenia; and the touristic boost to the Mexican economy has to do somebody some good.

    But, why 20 C + M + B 13.

    Why not C + 6 M + B 13?

    In God we trust.

    LIH,

    joe

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