A snowbird shows photos from southwest Florida (Naples) and southwest Connecticut (Ridgefield) and New England and other places he goes.
Tuesday, December 25, 2012
Congregation anticipating last night's Christmas Eve service, Asylum Hill Congregational Church, Hartford.
The lead-glazed terracotta nativity scene on the left was crafted by Benedetto and Santi Buglioni in Florence, Italy, around 1520. It is from the William Randolph Hearst Collection. Currently it is in the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, where I photographed it with my iPhone in the summer of 2011.