The Blessed John of Avila by Pierre-Hubert Subleyras

The Blessed John of Avila was also known as the Apostle of Andalusia.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
136 x 98 cm
Art Fund grant:
£500 ( Total: £1,500)
Acquired in:
1959
Vendor:
Colnaghi

Pupil of Rivalz.

Provenance

Cardinal Albani commissioned the portrait; Prince Chigi, Soriano del Cimino.

Venue details

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, Birmingham West Midlands B3 3DH 0121 348 8000 www.birminghammuseums.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass

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