Virgin and Saints

Print
Location: 
Room 26
Artists / Makers / Authorities: 
Jaume Huguet
Valls, circa 1412 – Barcelona, 1492
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Description:
Painting

Circa 1455-1460

136.2 x 135.8 x 6.5 cm

Permanent loan from the Retailers' Guild, 1940; purchased 1970

Inventory number: 

037757-000

Compartment from the central axis of the altarpiece of Saint Michael of the Retailers. Originally it was between the compartment with Saint Michael and the one of the Calvary. The MNAC keeps 5 more compartments from the same work. The altarpiece comes from the chapel of the Shopkeepers' and Retailer's guild, in the church of Santa Maria del Pi, Barcelona.
Tempera, stucco reliefs and gold leaf on wood
Century: 15th
Subject: Religion
Jaume Huguet - Mare de Déu i santes - Cap a 1455-1460
Mare de Déu i santes