Portrait of Pedro Miguel de Argandona
ca. 1775
25" x 21"
Painting, Oil on canvas
Region: Bolivia
Inscription reads:
Spanish Caption: "Aqui Yase. Y descansa en este Coro d'Religiosas Carmelitas descalsas el Corazon del YH. S.D.D. Pedro Miguel de Argandona Pastene Arzbisqo de los Characas y fallesio el dia 11 de Agosto el anod 1775 d'edad 84 a en esta Ciudad de la Plata dia Viernes."
Here lies, in the Choir of Religious Carmelites of YH., Pedro Miguel of Argandona Archbishop of the Characas who died, this day, Monday, August 11th, 1775 at the age 84, Silver City.
Latin Caption: "Mitis, et humilis cord"
I am meek and humble of heart.