St. Francis Standing in Ecstasy (Reduction) - Item #54by The Giust Gallery $ 190.00
17 Inches High x 5 Inches Wide x 5 Inches Deep
The original statue is made of painted wood, glass, cord and human hair. Zurbaran's painting of the saint from 1640 possibly inspired this sculpture. Created in 1663 it had never left the Toledo Cathedral until the National Gallery of Art's "The Sacred Made Real: Spanish Painting and Sculpture, 1600-1700" exhibited in the National Gallery of Art February through May 2010.
Artist: Pedro de Mena
Origin: Cathedral of Toledo, Toledo, Spain
Time Period: Renaissance
1911 Catalog ID # - 2836