25 - 26 May 2016
PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT SOUTH AMERICAN COLLECTION
Anonymous (Mexican school, 18th century)
Don Francisco Antonio and Rosa Belasco Rupeiz (ex-voto)
oil on canvas
35 5/8 x 47 in. (95 x 119 cm.)
Painted circa 1726.
Private collection, Spain.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
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The text on the cartouche reads as following: "Don Fran.co Antonio y Rosa hijos de D. Joseph Belasco y roa, y de D. Antonia Rupeiz estando enfermos, les ofrecio Sus padres, A Sn, Francisco Xavier, y por su intercesion, Sanaron Año 1726."
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