Thursday, January 15, 2009

Fine Art Friday: Grace Before Meals

Grace before the Meal, by Anthonius Claessins, c. 1538-1613

Grace Before a Meal by Jan Steen, 1660

Grace Before Meal by Jean Baptiste Chardin, 1740

Grace Before Meat by Sir David Wilkie, 1839

Grace by Enstrom, 1918

Family Grace by Norman Rockwell, 1938


Kim said...

My parents have the Enstrom one in our dining room, right above where my Dad sits.

Ironically enough, we never said grace before meals. :X

Esther said...

What a wonderful FAF! I didn't know Sir David Wilkie painted Our Daily Bread until today.

Esther said...

Oops! I guess it was Enstrom not Wilkie.

Jackie Parkes MJ said...