Saint Francis renounces all worldly possessions, 1298
Mural,270 x 230 cm
Almoner distributing bread to the poor. Christ giving
his benediction. Illumination of majuscule A. From
"Les Miracles de Notre Dame de Gautier de Colnay"
MS 551, folio 10 verso.
The miracle of Saint Didacus of Alcala (Diego). Surpised during a forbidden feeding of the poor, the bread in his
cauldron is turned into flowers.
King Cophetua and the beggar maid.
In a poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson, the African
King Cophetua disdains women, but in the end
falls in love with a beggar maid.
Oil on canvas (1884) - 293.4 x 135.9 cm
Le songe du mendiant. The beggar's dream.
Canvas, 74 x 92 cm
The religious procession in the Province of Kursk.
The miraculous icon was carried by the wealthiest
landowner. Kursk province was famous for its grandiose
religious processions. - Oil on canvas (1880-1883)
175 x 280 cm
The Seven Acts of Mercy.
Wood (around 1550)
Le Pied bot - The club-footed boy, 1642
Oil on canvas, 164 x 95 cm
Un meeting, 1884
Canvas, 195 x 177 cm
"La Liberte" -Liberty.
Le pain noir - The black bread, 1923
Saint Rochus distributing alms
Oil in canvas (1817)
94 x 129 cm
Presentation in the Temple, panel from a predella
for an altar in the Strozzi chapel, Santa Trinita,
Wood, 26,5 x 66 cm
Belisarius begging for alms.
Oil on canvas (1784)
101 x 115 cm
Distribution de vin et de comestibles aux Champs
Elysees, 1822. Distribution of wine and food at the
Champs-Elysees, a Roman tradition renewed by the
Empire and the Restoration. Probably June 1, 1815
Canvas, 97 x 129 cm
Les mangeurs de pois - The Pea-Eaters.
Canvas, 74 x 87 cm
9th century. Ink, gold and colors on silk.
From Gansu province, Dunhuang, Grotte Magao (China).
The offering of the poor widow, Luke 21:1-4
Jesus and an apostle
San Diego (Saint Didacus) de Alcala dando comida a los pobres - Saint Diego of Alcala feeds the poor.
Canvas, 173 x 183 cm
An invalid war-veteran begs on the Graben,Vienna's
most elegant shopping street. Vienna,1953
Le frere Junipero et le pauvre -
brother Junipero and the beggar.
Canvas, 176 x 221,5 cm
Scene de tribunal.
Oil on canvas
54.5 x 65 cm
Shabby backyard of an apartment building in West Berlin, 1951.
For many unemployed and war-veterans,window shopping
is the only way to participate in the economic