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Henry Ossawa Tanner: Christ and Nicodemus on a Rooftop (1927)

Christ and His Mother Studying the Scriptures by Henry Ossawa Tanner 1909

Tanner, Henry Ossawa; Christ at the Home of Mary and Martha, c. 1905

Jessie Olssen (Tanner) and Jesse Ossawa Tanner posing for Christ learning to read by Henry O. Tanner

Henry Ossawa Tanner

Henry Ossawa Tanner 1898 study

Christ and His Mother Studying the Scriptures (Henry Ossawa Tanner)

Henry Ossawa Tanner 1903

Henry Ossawa Tanner 1905 Jesus

Henry Tanner with his wife in France, from the Henry Ossawa Tanner ...

'The Good Shepherd' (ca. 1926-1927) by N.C. Wyeth by Plum leaves, via Flickr

Christ and His Mother Studying the Scriptures - Henry Ossawa Tanner

Jesus Christ by El Greco

HENRY OSSAWA TANNER

Illuminated Manuscript, Book of Hours, Five Wounds of Christ, Walters Art Museum Ms. W.165, fol. 110v by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts, via Flickr

Virgin and Child in Majesty, 1150–1200 French; Made in Auvergne Walnut with paint, gesso, and linen This type of sculpture, with the Christ Child seated in the Virgin's lap in a frontal pose, is known as a Sedes Sapientiae (Throne of Wisdom). These seemingly straightforward images convey complex theological ideas. Mary serves as Christ's throne.

Henry Ossawa Tanner

Tree of Jesse - Genealogy of Christ

Entombment of Christ - Artist Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio. Baroque.

Moses in the Bullrushes Henry Ossawa Tanner

Mary from the Burial of Christ, in a chapel in the cathedral cloisters in Barcelona by Josep Llimona i Bruguera (1864 - 1934) ~ photo by Dave Gray