December 27, 2010
Mary holds the child Jesus in this painting by Benozzo Gozzoli showing the mystical marriage of St. Catherine. The work will be included in a Jan. 20 to June 12, 2011, exhibit in Forli, Italy, highlighting the life of Renaissance painter Melozzo of Forli.

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Mystical marriage

Mary holds the child Jesus in this painting by Benozzo Gozzoli showing the mystical marriage of St. Catherine. The work will be included in a Jan. 20 to June 12, 2011, exhibit in Forli, Italy, highlighting the life of Renaissance painter Melozzo of Forli.