Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Leather Furniture of Pope Paul VI

Seen in Rome today, this furniture belonged to the pope.


  1. trimmed like a cardinal's soutane!

  2. in general i am no fan of the style of Paul VI, but this thing here is utterly cool!

  3. The deviant artefacts (this depicted rummage, the Aula, which helds his name, the "museum of modern christian art", which spoil utterly the Appartamento Borgia etc etc) which the unhappy Montinian Papacy delivers to the posterity speaks volumes about the twilight character of him and his pontificate: demolition, discontinuance, excentrical hights, Modernism in all purity.