(b. 1703, Molfetta, d. 1766, Napoli)

The Virgin Presenting St Nicholas to the Holy Trinity

c. 1731
Oil on canvas, 99 x 136 cm
Private collection

The painting is a modello for part of Giaquinto's fresco executed in 1731 for the cupola of the church of San Nicola dei Lorenesi in Rome. This commission marked his debut as an independent artist in Rome.