Reading the Fate of the Christ Child, 1667

  • Josefa De Ayala, Spanish, 1630 - 1684

Oil on copper

  • Framed: Overall: 9 1/16 × 11 7/16 inches (23 × 29 cm)

Museum Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund

2020.15

On View

  • European S2DD

Department

European Painting

  • Christianity
  • Infants
  • Women
  • Oil
  • Fruit
  • Copper
  • Hats
  • Figures (representations)
  • Painting (visual work)
  • Table
  • Christ
  • Ducks

Provenance

(Jaime Eguiguren, Arts & Antiques, Buenos Aires, Argentina); 2020-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

"Detroit Institute of Arts adds works to Native American collection, new works by women artists," Artdaily. Accessed on [November 4, 2021]. https://artdaily.cc/news/131545/Detroit-Institute-of-Arts-adds-works-to-Native-American-collection--new-works-by-women-artists#.YYQ0NWDMKUm.

Rights Status

Josefa De Ayala, Reading the Fate of the Christ Child, 1667, oil on copper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Museum Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund, 2020.15.