More on the Spirituality of Knitting


Evidently even the Virgin Mary thought that knitting was spiritual.  Here is an abbey altar piece known as “The Visit of the Angels” painted in the late 1300s.

Mary Knitting

5 Responses

  1. What a cool picture! Thanks.

  2. where is that image from? i really like it.

  3. It is from a book I have on the history of knitting. I do not know exactly the actual painting is.

  4. (Meister Bertram von Minden, 1345)

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