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.
Seated figure of St. John the Evangelist by Francisco Pacheco, 1632
© British Museum
- 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