Twelfth Day of Christmas

The Adoration of the Magi. Fresco in Lower Church, Basilica of San Francesco d’Assisi
And if you’re not entertaining newly arrived Wise Men, you might be the King of the Bean…
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The Feast of the Bean King – at the Alte Pinakothek, Munich  Gabriel Metsu 17th century

Le gâteau des Rois, by Jean-Baptiste Greuze, 1774 (Musée Fabre)

Le gateau des Rois by Jean-Baptist Greuze 1774, Musee Fabre

 

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King Cake, 21st century, Louisiana

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