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Saint Francis of Assisi (1181-1226), 1577-1580, by El Greco

Saint Francis of Assisi (1181-1226), 1577-1580, by El Greco


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Saint Francis of Assisi (1181-1226), 1577-1580, by El Greco

Saint Francis of Assisi (1181-1226). Founder of the Franciscan Order. Portrait by El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopulos) (1541-1614), 1577-1580. Lazaro Galdiano Museum. Madrid. Spain

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12th 13th Assisi Bearded Catholicism Domenikos Expression Facial Faith Founder Francis Franciscan Franciscans Friar Galdiano Giovanni Greco Habit Hands Lazaro Order Pietro Renaissance Skull Stigma Stigmata


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This print showcases the iconic portrait of Saint Francis of Assisi, painted by the renowned artist El Greco during the late 16th century. The image captures the essence of this revered Catholic saint, who founded the Franciscan Order and left an indelible mark on religious history. Saint Francis is depicted with a majestic beard and a profound facial expression that reflects his unwavering faith and devotion. His hands are delicately positioned, symbolizing his humble nature and commitment to serving others. This painting beautifully encapsulates both the medieval era in which Saint Francis lived as well as elements of the Renaissance period. Displayed at Madrid's Lazaro Galdiano Museum in Spain, this artwork serves as a testament to El Greco's exceptional talent for capturing spiritual depth through portraiture. The composition exudes a sense of reverence and spirituality that resonates with viewers across centuries. The inclusion of a skull hints at Saint Francis' deep contemplation on mortality and self-sacrifice. It also alludes to his experience of receiving stigmata - wounds resembling those inflicted upon Jesus Christ during crucifixion - which further exemplify his extraordinary devotion to God. This print from Mary Evans Prints Online allows art enthusiasts worldwide to appreciate El Greco's masterful depiction of one of Christianity's most beloved figures. Through this timeless piece, we can delve into both historical narratives and spiritual introspection while marveling at the artistic brilliance captured within its frame.

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