(b. 1603, Monreale, d. 1647, Palermo)

Our Lady of Mount Carmel

Oil on canvas
Museo Diocesano, Palermo

The clarity of composition and elegant way each figure can be identified make this noble altarpiece a truly fundamental work in Baroque religious painting in Sicily. It was originally commissioned for the church of S. Maria Valverde in Palermo.

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