The Edinburgh Adventure– Part Three

When one thinks of Scotland, one quite readily may think of this….

or perhaps this…

But perhaps you would not associate Edinburgh with fine art… though it has one of the best small museum collections of religious paintings in Europe. For example, did you know you could find a famous el Greco here….

Or a very colorful painting of the stoning of Stephen?

This painter must have thought Stephen was stoned by the fashion police for wearing flash clothes! But seriously, here is the description…

Upstairs there is a remarkable bronze statue of John the Baptizer

I doubt John used seashells of that size for baptism, but here is the description….


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