DOLCI, CARLO, 1616-1686

SORROWFUL MOTHER
also called
THE VIRGIN OF THE THUMB

Frequently copied and at times considerably altered, this copy is presumably the one brought to Japan in 1703 by Father Siddotti, the last missionary to enter Japan before the country closed itself off to any foreigners.

 

 

 


 

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