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Virgen de la Leche.Antón Peris.Museo BBAA.Valencia.

Breastfeeding in art

Virgen de la Leche.Antón Peris.Museo BBAA.Valencia.

Religious art
The Holy Family (extended)- II
2.The Holy Family (extended)
To the artists often child liked to extend the group of the Holy Family with St. Isabel , St. Anne and St. Jhon. This addition is not in any way justified by the Gospels, according to which St. Jhon knew Jesus when he baptized his in the Jordan. In others paintings, angels are represented usually playing music.

GRECO, El.The Holy Family.1595.Hospital Tavera.Toledo.
El Greco
The Virgin and Child with St Elizabeth and the Child Baptist.Rubens.1630-35.Museum of Art of Liverpool.
The Holy Family with St Anne.RUBENS,Pieter Pauwel.1630.Museo del Prado, Madrid.
The Holy Family.Rubens.1635.Museo BBAA.Cádiz.Spain.
Holy Family.Van Orley.1522.Museo del Prado.Madrid.
Van Orley
Holy Family.Van Orley.1521.Louvre Museum.Paris.
Van Orley
Federico Barocci.The Madonna and Child with Saint Joseph and the Infant Baptist (La Madonna del Gatto), ca.1575.National Gallery.London.
Federico Barocci
The Holy Family with Music Making Angels.The Master of Frankfurt.Museum.Liverpool.
Master of Frankfurt
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Holy Family. REMBRANDT.1640 .Musée du Louvre, Paris