La Madre Santisima de la Luz 3


  • Attributed to Agustin Barajas called the skimpy painter
  • Classic 19th century folk retablo
  • Represents Holy Mother of Light
  • Layered with allegory and symbolism
  • Available in Museum Quality Paper and Canvas


This classic 19th century folk retablo, attributed to Agustin Barajas, the so called skimpy painter, represents  “La Madre Santisma de la Luz” or the Holy Mother of Light. As seen above, Mary rescues a man from the jaws of a fiery dragon in lower left. In the right quadrant, Baby Jesus picks souls from a basket held by an angel.

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Museum Paper, Museum Canvas

Media Sizes

8×10 inches, 9×12 inches, 12×16 inches