Madonna and Child

Collegiate Church of San Candido
San Candido / Innichen, Italy

The moon under Mary's feet is a nearly universal feature in images of the Immaculate Conception, but it is rare in other Marian portraits. Also unusual here are the scepter and the face on the moon.

This image in full resolution
More of The Madonna and Child
More of The Immaculate Conception

Photographed at the church by Richard Stracke, shared under Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.