Meet the Fantastically Bejeweled Skeletons of Catholicism's Forgotten Martyrs

Meet the Fantastically Bejeweled Skeletons of Catholicism's Forgotten Martyrs In their splendor and grandeur, Koudounaris says, the skeletons may be considered baroque art, but their creators' backgrounds paint a more complicated picture that situates the bones into a unique artistic subcategory. The nuns and monks “were … The … Read more on Smithsonian (blog) Rose […]