ZURBARÁN, Francisco de
(b. 1598, Fuente de Cantos, d. 1664, Madrid)

St. Apolonia

Oil on canvas, 113 x 66 cm
Musée du Louvre, Paris

The painting was probably part of an altarpiece of St Joseph executed for a church in Seville. St Apolonia was the patron saint of the dentists, this explains the attribute in her hand.