Friday, February 26, 2010
The Sacred Made Real
I would love to see this exhibit.
"The Sacred Made Real" - an emotionally searing exhibit of Spanish paintings and sculptures from 1600-1700 that will be on display at the National Gallery of Art in Washington from Feb. 28 through May 31.
Top Image: Polychromed sculpture, “Ecce Homo” sculpted pre-1621 by Gregorio Fernandez.
Bottom image: "Venerable Mother Jeronima De La Fuente" by Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velazquez.
Exhibition Note, New Criterion - On "The Sacred Made Real: Spanish Painting and Sculpture 1600–1700" at The National Gallery, London, 2009