Carrie Mae Weems (American, b. 1953); detail from The Hampton Project, 2000; ink on muslin banners, audio. Photo by Arthur Evans. Museum purchase, Kathryn Hurd Fund. (M.2005.15.A-Z) x1200
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Art of the Month Club: Katy Ganino Reddick

Flemish, 12th century, Baptismal Font, limestone. Museum purchase, Joseph O. Eaton Fund._x300

Among my favorite pieces at WCMA is the 12th century Flemish baptismal font that quite literally took up space in the medieval art room – requiring visitors to walk about it. Although at first glance the font appears nondescript, faceted edges and angles create shadows with light.

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