Mexico’s Flourishing 18th Century Art

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“Apotheosis of the Eucharist” is a monumental oval painting of the adoration of the Holy Sacrament by Saint Francis and Saint Colette (or Saint Clare) formerly adorned the main altar of the convent church of Corpus Christi in Mexico City. Painted by Juan Rodríguez Juárez (Mexican, 1675-1728).

(Photo: Metropolitan Museum of Art)

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