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And now, without further ado, we give you…
In the Pre-Raphaelite painting titled Ecce Ancilla Domini, the model for Mary was a woman who also penned a Christmas carol verse later set to music by a British composer of celestial music. What was the model’s name?
YESTERDAY’S ANSWER (mouseover to see):
Search [Constitution signer not present] to find John Dickinson among the 16 delegates who did not sign the Constitution. Searching for [Constitution signed by proxy] shows that he gave George Read permission to sign for him. Search [John Dickinson delegate] to learn that he represented Delaware.
Homepage painting: Dante Gabriel Rossetti