St. Anthony of Padua / San Antonio de Padua

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Title

St. Anthony of Padua / San Antonio de Padua

Object Type

Painting

Creator

Anonymous

Origin

Mexico, 18th century

Medium

Oil on copper

Dimensions

11in H x 8 1/2in W (28 x 21.5cm)

Identifier

1956.060

Acquisition Method

Gift of Dr. Kenneth M. Chapman in memory of Mrs. Kate Chapman

Provenance

Collected by Kate Chapman.

Physical Description

Some paint loss and pitting overall.

Comments

Small-scale paintings on copper were shipped to New Mexico from Mexico throughout the colonial period. (D. Pierce, 1996)

Contributor

RFG

References

Donna Pierce and Marta Weigle. "Spanish New Mexico: the Spanish Colonial Arts Society Collection." Santa Fe: Museum of New Mexico Press, 1996.

Collection

Citation

Anonymous, “St. Anthony of Padua / San Antonio de Padua,” Museum of Spanish Colonial Art Collections, accessed October 18, 2017, http://collections.spanishcolonial.org/items/show/2858.