Aertsen’s Meat Stall with the Holy Family: The Reading

Detail from Aertsen's Meat Stall

Aertsen’s Meat Stall is an inverted still life, full of veiled symbols and spiritual lessons that we will explore in this post.  This is a complicated piece that requires some context to appreciate. You can find my blogpost on the backstory to Pieter Aertsen’s Meat Stall here. I strongly suggest reading that post first, then […]