Christ is Born!

And the angel said: “this will be a sign for you: you will find a baby wrapped in cloths, and lying in a manger.”

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Nativity, Birth of Jesus, 1306
Giotto de Bondone (1266-1337)

Baby (Nativity of Tahitian Christ), 1896
Paul Gauguin (1948-1903)

Nativity with Burning Bush, 1991
Albert Herbert (1925-2008)

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2012-12-17T16:13:31+00:00

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  1. Donnie Mae December 18, 2012 at 1:00 pm - Reply

    Did You give Giotto Permission to use your Colors?

  2. Vic DePratti December 18, 2012 at 2:41 pm - Reply

    Kirby, a most productive year. Merry Christmas to you and yours. As for comments, I admire Giotto. Gauguin is a bit bizarre but at least, interesting.
    Vic

  3. Lydia Pettis December 22, 2012 at 9:27 pm - Reply

    Kirby, I liked the fact that you simply presented the paintings. Leaves lots of space for me to think about Christmas and what it really is. Thank you. I feel like using this as an opportunity to say MERRY CHRISTMAS to you and to all those who read your blog. We are all kindred spirits one way or another. Love, Lydia

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