A fresco of the miraculous image of Maria Hilf in the church of Dreiheiligen in Innsbruck, Austria.
A French holy card of the icon of Mary venerated in the basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, Rome.
An Ethiopian icon of Mary, based on the image of the Salus Populi Romani venerated in the basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore in Rome.
The image became the standard depiction of Mary in Ethiopia when the Jesuits brought copies of the Roman image to the African country. Soon it came to replace all traditional Ethiopian depictions of Mary, some of which had existed for many centuries. The Jesuits were expelled from the country in 1633. The icon they brought however continues to reproduced by the Ethiopian Church to this day, with copies in almost every church and Christian home.
La Madonnina delle Lacrime
A vintage postcard of the Madonna of Tears in Syracuse, Sicily.
A colonial baroque painting of Mary as the Immaculate Queen of Heaven, standing in front of the Keys of St Peter while being crowned with the papal tiara.
Refugium peccatorum, ora pro nobis.
A 19th century lithograph of Mary as the Refuge of Sinners.
Saint Anne, guardian of the infancy and childhood of the most Blessed Virgin Mary, pray for us!
A 16th century statue of St Anne, Mary and Jesus in Venray, the Netherlands.
The reliquary containing the arm bone of Saint Anne at Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré in Canada
An Austrian miniature of St Anne and the two miraculous images of Mary venerated in Mariazell.
A procession in honour of St Anne in Sainte-Anne-la-Palud in Plonévez-Porzay, Brittany.