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signorcasaubon:

La Virgen de Belen (detail), at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; 18th century

signorcasaubon:

La Virgen de Belen (detail), at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art; 18th century

Regina Sanctorum Omnium
A Peruvian colonial painting of Mary as the Queen of All Saints. Today is All Saints’ Day, a feast in honour of all Christian saints.

Regina Sanctorum Omnium

A Peruvian colonial painting of Mary as the Queen of All Saints. Today is All Saints’ Day, a feast in honour of all Christian saints.

(Source: colonialart.org)

La Divina Pastora
Mary as the Divine Shepherdess by Manuel Samaniego and Bernardo Rodríguez, Peru.

La Divina Pastora

Mary as the Divine Shepherdess by Manuel Samaniego and Bernardo Rodríguez, Peru.

(Source: colonialart.org)

signorcasaubon:

Virgin of the Most Holy Rosary of Pomato, by an anonymous artist of the Cuzco school; found at the Convent of Santa Catalina in Cuzco, Peru; 18th century

signorcasaubon:

Virgin of the Most Holy Rosary of Pomato, by an anonymous artist of the Cuzco school; found at the Convent of Santa Catalina in Cuzco, Peru; 18th century

The Virgin of Bethlehem, Cuzco school.

The Virgin of Bethlehem, Cuzco school.

(Source: commons.wikimedia.org)

ahomeforbirds:

Our Lady of Cocharcas Under the Baldachin

ahomeforbirds:

Our Lady of Cocharcas Under the Baldachin

savage-america:

Return of the Procession
Cuzco School, c. 1675-80

savage-america:

Return of the Procession

Cuzco School, c. 1675-80

A Cusco style Madonna from Peru.

A Cusco style Madonna from Peru.

Our Lady of Sorrows in Lima, Peru.

Our Lady of Sorrows in Lima, Peru.

A painting of Our Lady of Mercy in the cathedral of Cuzco, Peru.

A painting of Our Lady of Mercy in the cathedral of Cuzco, Peru.

(Source: anyaroz.blogspot.com)

An interesting Peruvian interpretation of the German print I posted earlier.This painting from a church in Cusco not only shows Mary as the Morning Star, but also depicts her as the ‘Salus Infirmorum’ (Health of the Sick).

An interesting Peruvian interpretation of the German print I posted earlier.

This painting from a church in Cusco not only shows Mary as the Morning Star, but also depicts her as the ‘Salus Infirmorum’ (Health of the Sick).

(Source: colonialart.org)

letmypeopleshow:
Our Lady of Cocharcas - Virgin with Indian Worshipers.

letmypeopleshow:

Our Lady of Cocharcas - Virgin with Indian Worshipers.

(Source: letmypeopleshow)