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Sarah Purser's 'The Afternoon Read' - oil on canvas board, 35x25cm

Sarah Purser's 'The Afternoon Read' - oil on canvas board, 35x25cm

'Unseen', by Philip Moss

'Unseen', by Philip Moss

Work by Comhghall Casey

Work by Comhghall Casey

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Sarah Purser's 'The Afternoon Read' - oil on canvas board, 35x25cm

Sarah Purser The Afternoon Read

Annunciation scenes, in early Christian art, frequently showed the about-to-be-surprised teenager, the Virgin Mary, reading a book. It lent the image gravitas. Experts say she’s reading Old Testament prophecies.


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