Here in Milan, in an ancient tumble-down ruin of a church, is the mournful wreck of the most celebrated painting in the world--"The Last Supper," by Leonardo da Vinci.
I am willing to believe that the eye of the practiced artist can rest upon the Last Supper and renew a lustre where only a hint of it is left, supply a tint that has faded away, restore an expression that is gone; patch, and color, and add, to the dull canvas until at last its figures shall stand before him aglow with the life, the feeling, the freshness, yea, with all the noble beauty that was theirs when first they came from the hand of the master.
After reading so much about it, I am satisfied that the Last Supper was a very miracle of art once.
The Holy Grail was said to be a dish used by Christ at the Last Supper
Generally each play was presented by a single guild (though sometimes two or three guilds or two or three plays might be combined), and sometimes, though not always, there was a special fitness in the assignment, as when the watermen gave the play of Noah's Ark or the bakers that of the Last Supper
Who should come to my lodge this morning but a true Homeric or Paphlagonian man -- he had so suitable and poetic a name that I am sorry I cannot print it here -- a Canadian, a woodchopper and post-maker, who can hole fifty posts in a day, who made his last supper
on a woodchuck which his dog caught.
Apparently, it is from the detail about the Twelve being at Jesus' table that the assumption developed that Jesus celebrated the Last Supper
only with the 12 apostles.
The soil in the garden gets turned over after each last supper
, to the great benefit of the tomatoes.
And no Pageant road trip would be complete without the requisite visit to the Pageant's ultimate destination since 1936, Leonardo da Vinci's "The Last Supper
And if he was to have his Last Supper
, guest of honour would be the legend himself, Bill Shankly.
Gibson, who directed the film and co-wrote it with Benedict Fitzgerald, teases us with brief flashbacks of Jesus' life - the Sermon on the Mount, the Last Supper
, some tender moments with mother Mary.
The Last Supper
Window, a one-of-a-kind, life-size work of art created using original drawings that Leonardo da Vinci used as he painted this masterpiece, and crafted by Rosa and Cecilia Caselli-Moretti, the last great stained glass artisans of their century.