John Heaton (jheaton) wrote,
John Heaton

Art on Sunday: Sta Rosa de Lima

Claudio Coello (1642 – 1693)
Sta Rosa de Lima, ca. 1684-5
Oil on linen
Coello, Sta Rosa de Lima
Museo del Prado, Madrid, Spain

Today is the birthday of St. Rose of Lima, the first Roman Catholic saint from the Americas. Peru, specifically. Just wanted to clarify that for anyone who though she might have come from Ohio.

It's also my dad and step-mom's wedding anniversary! Go them!

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