The Blessed Giles Before Pope Gregory IX

The Blessed Giles Before Pope Gregory IX

Title: The Blessed Giles Before Pope Gregory IX
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Dimensions: 65 1/2 x 73 1/4 in. (166.4 x 186.1 cm)
Medium: Oil on canvas
Credit Line: Purchased with funds from the State of North Carolina
Object Number: 52.9.178

Culture: Spanish
Inscriptions: At bottom of canvas: “Florece on Santidad Gil y el noveno Gregorio por hablarle va a perosa Visitale fray Gil el pecho lleno De fervor y obediencia afectuosa.” Teme entrar y al fin entra al claustro pleno, Siendo su armor y fe tan milagrosa, Q(ue) admirando al Pontifice a quedado En extasis Divino arrebatado”.
Classification: Paintings
Department: European to 1910