Today I am wallowing amongst the treasures of the Louvre. I haven’t been here for years.
Seeing the Winged Victory from afar and up close remains the memory of a whole lifetime.
This is the angle at which she was meant to be viewed.
And here is our old friend in a painting by the Master of the Nativity of Castello, 15th c.
Here we have our Christological Goldfinch!
The Louvre… I didn’t remember…. It’s a bit overwhelming.
Forget the rest of the museum, to which I shall return. Let’s see some food.
Which of these is mine?
This time the snails were back in their shells.
The sausage was offal.
This is how food should look.
Cookies. How hard could it be to make these?