San Camilo de Lelis de Concepcion Avila

$ 9,500.00

  • San Camilo de Lelis de Concepcion Avila
  • Late 19th Century Original Retablo Oil Painting on Tin created in Mexico.
  • Retablo dimensions are approx. 10 inches horizontal x 14 inches vertical. 
  • Condition: in excellent, clean, original condition with some minor paint loss acquired over more than a century of use and devotional prayer.
  • Identified as painted by Master Retablero Concepcion Avila
  • Camillus de Lelis or Camillo de Lellis ( 1550-1614 ) first devoted his life to arms, and after his conversion to the sick, was a priest and religious Italian , He was the founder of the Order of Camillians, a hospital order dedicated to the sick, and a forerunner of the Red Cross.