on the TENTH day of Christmas

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my true love gave to me…..10 lords a-leaping……..Lautrec_the_jockey_1899IF I had a lord – I'd definitely want him leaping!  LOL!!  Not alot to say today……….I hope you are having some fun in the sun (for those in the Southern hemisphere) and the you in the Northern Hemisphere are keeping warm & snuggled by the fire with a good book.

  lords leaping

The "ten lords a-leaping" represents the Ten Commandments this first image is from a manuscript dated approx 840ad & ascribed to the Dutch artist Karolingischer Buchmaler.  The second is by Rembrandt.

Rembrandt Moses & 10 Commandments

Karolingischer_Buchmaler c 840ad DON'T FORGET – Please leave a comment and a link on the day with the image of any of them you use and on January 14th I will draw a winner – to recieve one of my original pieces of artwork.

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