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José Rafael Aragón, Nuestra Señora de los Dolores

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Retablo - Panel not rectangular, slopes up to right at top. Typical (Aragon) eyes, grey shade on lower lids. Figure inclined to her right, hands clasped. Hands drawn like Moslem calligraphic symbol. Figure stands in painted red niche, yellow ground.

José Rafael Aragón
B. around 1783-1790 in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Nuestra Señora de los Dolores, c. 1840
Painted wood
Overall: 18 7/8 x 13 3/8 in. (48 x 34 cm)
Gift of Mabel Dodge Luhan