COYPEL, Charles-Antoine
(b. 1694, Paris, d. 1752, Paris)

St Piamun and Her Mother in an Egyptian Village

Oil on canvas, 106 x 78 cm
Private collection

St Piamun (known as righteous Amma Piamon the Virgin of Egypt) lived a virtuous and simple life with her mother in the fourth century.

The paintnig is signed and dated lower left: C. Coypel 1747.

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