EQUAL-OPPORTUNITY ANNOYANCE (telophase) wrote,
EQUAL-OPPORTUNITY ANNOYANCE
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Caravaggio

Went to the exhibit on Caravaggio and his Followers at the Kimbell this evening. Can someone do my homework for me and tell me why St. Jerome would be depicted with a lion and an open pair of scissors? There was also an open Bible, which makes sense as he translated it into Latin.

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