The J. Paul Getty Museum

Saint Dominic

Object Details

Title:

Saint Dominic

Artist/Maker:

Taddeo Crivelli (Italian, died about 1479, active about 1451 - 1479)

Culture:

Italian

Place:

Ferrara, Emilia-Romagna, Italy (Place Created)

Date:

about 1469

Medium:

Tempera colors, gold paint, gold leaf, and ink on parchment

Object Number:

Ms. Ludwig IX 13 (83.ML.109), fol. 188v

Dimensions:

Leaf: 10.8 × 7.9 cm (4 1/4 × 3 1/8 in.)

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Object Description

Saint Dominic holds a spray of lilies, indicating his devotion to the Virgin Mary. His book alludes to his role as the founder of the order of preachers known as the Dominicans.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
All that Glitters: Life at the Renaissance Court (August 28 to December 2, 2018)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), August 28 to December 2, 2018