Master of "La Merced"

Name
Master of "La Merced"
Born
1700
Died
1799
Active in
  • Puerto Rico
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Luce Artist Biography

Nothing is known about the sculptor or group of sculptors known as Master of “La Merced.” The santos (carved wooden images of saints) in the Vidal collection attributed to this mysterious sculptor or school share a graceful form, dramatic gestures and poses, and compassionate facial expressions.

Works by This Artist

early 18th century
carved and painted wood
early 18th century
carved and painted wood
early 18th century
carved and painted wood; glass
early 18th century
carved and painted wood