Wednesday, December 02, 2009

Surreal Saints of Breasts and Eyes

Agatha of Sicily
Giovanni Cariani (circa 1485 - 1547)
National Gallery of Scotland
Breasts on a plate
Saint Lucy
Francisco de Zurbarán Spanish, 1598 - 1664,
Eyes on a plate
detail from 'Saint Lucy', Francesco del Cossa, 1473,
oil on panel, National Gallery of Art
Eyes depicted as flowers.
Photo by Manuel Álvarez Bravo
Nude woman holding a plate of eyes.

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