Wednesday, November 12, 2008

La Mano Poderosa

La Mano Poderosa -- The All Powerful Hand.

Note, literally the Lambs drinking of the blood.

it is said that 4 of the 5 figures depict Jesus' father Joseph, mother Mary, and Mary's parents, St. Joachim and St. Anne.

Transubstantiation allegory, prevalent in Latin American art: