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The Holy Face
Oil on canvas. First half of the XVIII century
Amigoni, Jacopo
The Holy Face
Oil on canvas. First half of the XVIII century
Amigoni, Jacopo

During Christ’s ascent to Calvary, a woman known as la hemorroísa (literally, the menstruating woman), offered him a white cloth, which absorbed the image of his bloodstained face. This miraculous image and the woman involved came to be known as The Veronica. Here, Amigoni, an outstanding Venetian rococo painter who arrived in Spain in 1748, presents the sacred cloth alongside various putti

Joseph's Cup found in Benjamin's Sack
Oil on canvas. Ca. 1749
Amigoni, Jacopo
Joseph's Cup found in Benjamin's Sack
Oil on canvas. Ca. 1749
Amigoni, Jacopo

Esta obra y su compañera (P05261) forman parte del encargo comenzado en 1748 para la entonces denominada Sala de Conversación, actual Comedor de Gala, del Palacio de Aranjuez. Allí llevó a cabo la decoración de la bóveda en la que representó una alegoría de las virtudes que deben adornar la Monarquía, así como estos dos grandes lienzos con escenas de la vida de José como gobernador virtuoso, que f

The Infanta María Antonia Fernanda of Bourbon
Oil on canvas. Ca. 1750
Amigoni, Jacopo
The Infanta María Antonia Fernanda of Bourbon
Oil on canvas. Ca. 1750
Amigoni, Jacopo

The sitter, daughter of Philip V, married Victor Amadeus III of Savoy in 1750. The carnation symbolises their marriage, as do the fragrant roses and jasmines given to her by Zephyr, the gentle spring wind with butterfly wings. Cupid, the god of love, meanwhile offers her some yellow daffodils, another symbol of spring, which are echoed by the pattern on her dress.

1st Marquis of La Ensenada
Oil on canvas. Ca. 1750
Amigoni, Jacopo
1st Marquis of La Ensenada
Oil on canvas. Ca. 1750
Amigoni, Jacopo

Born in 1702, Zenón de Somodevilla y Bengoechea obtained a marquisate in 1736 following the conquest of the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies for the Infante don Carlos. Quartermaster General of the Navy, in 1743 he became Secretary of State, the Treasury, and of the Army and Navy. As minister under Ferdinand VI he achieved unequalled power. In favour of friendly relations with France, the Marqui

Joseph in the Pharaoh’s Palace
Oil on canvas. 1748
Amigoni, Jacopo
Joseph in the Pharaoh’s Palace
Oil on canvas. 1748
Amigoni, Jacopo

Joseph, Jacob’s favourite son, was envied by his brothers, who sold him as a slave to the Egyptians. The Pharoah eventually made Jacob the governor of all of Egypt, the moment depicted here by Amigoni. This exaltation of good government decorated the Conversation Room in the palace of Aranjuez, a space devoted to the virtues of the monarchy. The carefully devised poses of the figures and the varie

Diana and Callisto
Black chalk, Pencil, Grey-brown wash on dark yellow paper. First half of the XVIII century
Amigoni, Jacopo
Diana and Callisto
Black chalk, Pencil, Grey-brown wash on dark yellow paper. First half of the XVIII century
Amigoni, Jacopo

Dibujo en el que se representa a la izquierda, en pie y ante un fondo de paisaje, a Diana; a la derecha, sentadas junto al río y rodeando a Calisto, varias ninfas. Es apunte seguro de mano de Amiconi, semejante por su estilo y por los modelos de las figuras a otros dibujos de este tipo del artista. Un dibujo más terminado, también a pluma, de una composición semejante se encuentra en el Kupferstic

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