Seated figure of St. John the Evangelist by Francisco Pacheco

This work depicts St John the Evangelist seated looking upwards to the right, holding a quill pen in his right hand and an open book on his knee.


Pen, Indian ink, Chinese white
33 x 22 cm
Acquired in:
Presented by:
Captain S R Hibbard through The Art Fund

An eagle stands behind him on the right.


AGB Russell, Lancaster Herald

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