Santa Barbara-3


  • Represents ‘Santa Barbara’
  • Layered with symbolic and allegorical imagery
  • 18th century Mexican Folk retablo
  • Available in Museum Quality Paper and Canvas


This 18th century Spanish colonial painting represents Santa Barbara,  patroness saint of fire, gunners, masons, miners and storms. Having rejected the arranged marriage organized by her father, a rich pagan named Dioscorus, he beheaded her in 235 A.D., and he in turn, was struck struck down and killed by a bolt of fire from heaven.

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Media Type

Museum Paper, Museum Canvas

Media Sizes

8×10 inches, 9×12 inches, 12×16 inches