LUIS DE MORALES
(Badajoz, 1520 – 1586)
Oil on panel 46 x 34.5 cm
The work in question is attributed to Luis de Morales, a Spanish artist.
The physiognomic features of the face such as the shape of the eyes, a long nose and thin, the lineaments softened by Leonardo's sfumato technique, also used in the construction of the mountain behind the saint, are stylistic features related to the corpus of this artist such Christ carrying the cross or St. Stephan.