ARCHANGEL MICHAEL- Religious Oil Painting -PERU
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Fine Cusco School Oil Painting On Canvas
NEW ARRIVAL FROM A GREAT ARTIST ! SUPERB QUALITY
PRODUCT INFORMATION Description This is a brand new arrival to our stock. An artist whose paintings are simply breathtaking has just joined our team of great masters of the Cusco School of Painting. The composition and rich colors of this absolutely remarkable painting have to be seen in person to be truly appreciated. This unique oil will make a valuable and rare asset to any art collection.
This large oil painting on canvas depicts the Archangel Michael. He is one of the seven archangels who stand before the Lord. The Angel of Protection, this powerful being of light, who's name means "Who is Like God," has a purpose to protect as the defender of the light and goodness. Solemn and powerful figure, it was painted with meticulous detail.
Look at the exquisite facial features and the color composition, it is just simply amazing . This remarkable painting has some subtle high-relief details. Purpurina (Gold Leaf) was used to accentuate finishing touches on this magnificent, very hard to find, portrait.
The history of the Peruvian painting has its origins at the colonial era. The Spanish painters who arrived at the Viceroyalty of Peru taught their techniques to the local artists, and they began to shape