Presepe, the Italian Christmas Nativity

 

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A host of angels spiraled downward from the heavens to land on the little hilltop grove that contained Mary, Joseph, and baby Jesus. Below, mirroring the angels, rose a long line of villagers and nobles waiting to pay homage to the holy family. I was inside the Museo┬áNazionale di San Martino, Naples, observing the extensive Cuciniello Presepe… Read more