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Santa Lucia, multiple plate etching, 12" x 9", 2015

Santa Lucia

January 23, 2015

  Santa Lucia, aka St. Lucy, was a 3rd century Roman martyr. She is the patron of eyesight, because she supposedly plucked eyes out to give to a suitor who would not leave her alone. She is also the saint associated with Swedish girls wearing candles on their heads. Lucy’s feast day, December 13, which […]

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