The Life of Santa Rosa de Lima
c. 1675
16" x 12.25"
Framed: 18.5" x 14.5"
Painting, Oil on canvas
Region: Lima
There are 10 works total in the series. These pieces were brought into the United States along with an original altar to be shown in the first Pan American exhibit of New York City. This series was hung in the Chapel of Santa Rosa in Lima. The works are all 18 ½” x 14 ½”, from ca. 1675. Each vignette represented a significant part of Santa Rosa’s life, the titles are below:

1. The Birth of Santa Rosa
2. The Renunciation
3. Novitiation
4. The Visitation
5. Initiation (Marriage to the Church)
6. Castigation
7. Stigmatization
8. The Ascension (Absolution and Death)
9. Processional (Burial)
10. Canonization