Painted in Mexico at LACMA

Painted in Mexico at LACMA is a collection of paintings from 1700-1790 that represent an outstanding period of invention in religious art.  Religious allegory, putti using their wings to cover their eyes and hidden symbolism abound is these beautiful and lovely crafted paintings. 
Francisco Antonio Vallejo, Christ after the Flagellation, 1760-70

detail: Christ after the Flagellation 

detail: Christ after the Flagellation 

Miguel Cabrera, The Divine Spouse, 1750

detail: The Divine Spouse

detail: The Divine Spouse

detail: The Divine Spouse

detail: The Divine Spouse

Francisco Martinez, The Soul Guided by Christ, 1732

detail: The Soul Guided by Christ

detail: The Soul Guided by Christ

detail: The Soul Guided by Christ



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