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"Penitente Ceremony" 1922 Gustave Baumann (MNMF)
This depiction is reminiscent of the Morada in Abiquiu
The Three Crosses, New Mexico
View of Pilgrims during the Holy Walk on Good Friday at the Talpa, NM Reservoir
Talpa Reservoir from another point of view
"The Morada" 1956 Doel Reed (MNMF)
"Penitente Morada" 1940 Cady Wells (MNMF)
The Morada depicted in these two artworks is possibly the one located in Arroyo Hondo
north of Taos, NM
A depiction of a Morada or Capilla Rock Art carving created by a Hispanic Shepherd
"Penitence Cross" 1934 Cady Wells (MNMF)
"Grey Cross with Blue" 1929 Georgia O"Keeffe, Photograph of Cross on hill in Pilar, NM
"Ranchos Passion, Good Friday" 1966 Howard Cook (MNMF)
19th Century Mexican etching of Christ carrying the Cross
"A Penitente Cross" (undated) B.J.O. Nordfelt (MNMF)
Three Crosses stand against a New Mexico monsoon storm
Detail of Cheney painting
View of San Francisco de Asis Church in Ranchos de Taos, NM as seen from the porch of Andy's La Fiesta Cantina the way Cheney would have seen it.
Hidden View of San Francisco de Asis Church with Taos Blue Doors
One of the most photographed Churches in the world San Francisco de Asis in Ranchos de Taos.
"Penitente Fires" 1939 Gene Kloss (MNMF)
Facsimile of pages from a Penitente Chapter Book of Prayers
Vintage Postcard of Morada near Santuario de Chimayo
"Dona Sebastiana" 2006 Gustavo Victor Goler
"Our Lady of Talpa"1982 Horacio Valdez
"Cristo" 1981 Horacio Valdez (in background)
"Santa Rita" 1980 Horacio Valdez (MNMF)
A Santa Fe Mural depicting the carriage of the Virgin.
This is typical of the celebration of various Patron Saint Day celebrations throughout the world.
"Penitente Procession" ca 1925 Ernest Blumenschein (MNMF)
San Francisco de Asis Church, Ranchos de Taos, NM
"Penitent Good Friday" (top) 1934 Gene Kloss
"Penitente Procession at Truchas" (undated) James Stovall Morris
"Morada" 1970 Eli Levin (MNMF)
Ranchos de Taos Morada (3 images above)
Talpa Morada (3 Images above)
Morada on Espinosa Road, Ranchos de Taos (3 Images above)
Morada de San Miguel, Espanola (2 images above)
Morada de Santa Cruz de la Canada (3 images above)
Morada in Taos, near Mabel's (4 images above)
Morada in Mora, NM (2 Images above)
Abiquiu Morada just on the rise past O'Keeffe's house (4 images above)
The designation (MNMF) next to the artwork credit denotes the
New Mexico Museum of Art aka Museum of New Mexico Foundation
All photographs are images I've taken of the artworks, the landscapes, Churches, Moradas and such.
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