Zurbarán’s Veil of Veronica
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Zurbarán’s Veil of Veronica

To follow on last week’s post regarding Iberia and its religious art during and after the Counter-Reformation, let us consider mysticism in paintings, by taking a look at Zurbarán’s Veil of Veronica. Since 1957, the National Museum of Stockholm, Sweden, has held in its collection the oil painting by Spanish artist Francisco de Zurbarán, earlier … Continue reading