Last week, while I was in Kansas City, I visited the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.
This kind of stuff makes me weak in the knees:
I enjoyed viewing this Chinese orchestra:
And revisiting Persephone by Thomas Hart Benton:
The Chinese temple exhibit is one of the Nelson’s great glories:
This Stonehenge is one I don’t remember seeing before:
But the crowning jewel of the Nelson collection? This Caravaggio of St. John the Baptist. It’s gut-punching in person: