Jan 10, 2024 10:00 EST

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  Lot 66
 

66

After José Alcibar

Estate / Collection: Property from the collection of Mary McFadden

Portrait of Sister Maria Ignacia de la Sangre de Christo
Inscribed extensively with the sitter's name, parentage, the date of her profession, and the name of the artist who painted the original portrait
Oil on canvas
63 1/2 x 35 3/4 inches (161.3 x 90.7 cm)
Frame 75 x 47 inches (190.5 x 119.5 cm)
This is a modern copy after an 18th-century monja coronada ("crowned nun") portrait, so named for the elaborate floral crown worn by the nun depicted. The sitters in these paintings are shown with such articles as candles, religious badges, rings, flowers, and other objects to celebrate the occasion when the young woman depicted officially entered a convent as a professed nun. The original version of this work, painted in 1777, is in the Museo Nacional de Historia, Mexico City.

Sold for $960
Estimated at $1,000 - $1,500

Includes Buyer's Premium


 

Estate / Collection: Property from the collection of Mary McFadden

Portrait of Sister Maria Ignacia de la Sangre de Christo
Inscribed extensively with the sitter's name, parentage, the date of her profession, and the name of the artist who painted the original portrait
Oil on canvas
63 1/2 x 35 3/4 inches (161.3 x 90.7 cm)
Frame 75 x 47 inches (190.5 x 119.5 cm)
This is a modern copy after an 18th-century monja coronada ("crowned nun") portrait, so named for the elaborate floral crown worn by the nun depicted. The sitters in these paintings are shown with such articles as candles, religious badges, rings, flowers, and other objects to celebrate the occasion when the young woman depicted officially entered a convent as a professed nun. The original version of this work, painted in 1777, is in the Museo Nacional de Historia, Mexico City.

In good condition.

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Auction: Doyle at Home®, Jan 10, 2024

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The Collection of Mary McFadden
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