23 juillet 2014

Francisco de Zurbarán, Christ on the cross with the Virgin, Mary Magdalene, and Saint John at his feet

Francisco de Zurbarán (Fuente de Cantos, Badajoz 1598 - 1664 Madrid), Christ on the cross with the Virgin, Mary Magdalene, and Saint John at his feet. Photo Sotheby's Signed and dated at the foot of the cross: Fran.co de zurbarán 1655. Oil on canvas, 212 by 163 cm.; 83 ½ by 64 ¼ in.  Provenance: In the collection of Janio Marques de Almeida, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, by 1997;Acquired by the present owner around 2002. Exposition: Barcelona, Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya, Zurbarán al Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya,... [Lire la suite]