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Thyssen-Bornemisza Condom Poem

Holy Mary, we believe
Without sin Thou dids’t conceive
Holy Mary, thus believing
May we sin without conceiving

by The Great Bronzino


http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2009/oct/02/david-beckham-condoms-madrid
http://www.elmundo.es/2009/10/10/laotracronica/19688612_impresora.html

Heini Thyssen's favourite painting is used to decorate a condom. Definitely not what he had in mind, nor Domenico Ghirlandaio.

Heini Thyssen's favourite painting is used to decorate a condom. Definitely not what he had in mind, nor Domenico Ghirlandaio.

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