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A rare and elaborate child portrait from Venezuela by an Afro-descendant artist.
Our Lady of Chiquinquirá is a rare example of a work painted on a plate of lustrous silver.
A painting of a miraculous statue in Caracas, Venezuela also has its original frame.
These portraits of a couple show us what the sitters want us to see about them, and conceal the less glamorous details of their lives
This luxuriously dressed Virgin Mary as a child spinning cloth may have spoken to the rich textile traditions of Indigenous cultures in Peru
The Trinity visualized as triplets was a common subject in 18th-century Peru—and beyond