Female Saint (with crown of thorns collecting water from a spring)
Unidentified artist, Peruvian Cuzco School (Peruvian)
Object Place: Peru
83.82 x 119.7 cm (33 x 47 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 38 x 52 1/4 inches
Medium or Technique
Oil on canvas
Not On View
Rectangular painting with landscape at right, standing female saint at left center with white and black dress, wearing crown of thorns, and collecting water from a spring at left; roses throughout composition; carved and gilt frame.
The artist; Archbishop of Sucre, Bolivia; to Robert D. and Nancy Hemenway Barton, 1966; to MFA, 1997, gift of Robert D. and Nancy Hemenway Barton.
Gift of Robert D. and Nancy Hemenway Barton