Auto da Fé-Spain in the Middle Ages card

Auto da Fé-Spain in the Middle Ages

WAG 2743

On display

Information

Religious painting depicting a young woman at its centre who is to be burnt by the Spanish Inquisition. A robed figure to the right is shown placing a bishop's mitre on her head. A boy on the left is holding a crucifix as he watches. A burning flame stands alongside a lily in a plant pot to the right of the young woman.