Gerard van Honthorst: The Adoration of the Shepherds (1622)

(Wallraf-Richartz Museum, Cologne, Germany)

Today is Christmas, therefore a nativity-scene. This is a nativiry is the style of Caravaggio by the Ducth painter van Honthorst. Typical of the caravaggio  style is the dramatic use of light, often a single candle, or is this case the Holy light is Jesus. Painting from 1622

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