The Holy Ghost, 1680s (?)

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This methodically drawn, detailed design was probably a contract drawing, executed by the artist as the final modello for approval by the patron before painting on the project was begun. The airy, brightly lit scene of cherubs floating around the Holy Ghost probably decorated the ceiling of a chapel.

The Holy Ghost
Artist Life
(Roman), 1623 - 1691
Accession Number
Unidentified, not in Lugt
Curator Approved

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