icon of St Dominic or Santo Domingo. (1170-1221)
Saint Dominic was a Castilian priest and founder of the Dominican Order. The spread of the Rosary a Marian devotion, is attributed to the preaching of Saint Dominic.
This is part of the series of religious saints, which derives from a range of sources, including manuscripts, other icons and mosaics. Some icons include 24 carat gold highlights.
St Dominic is painted in acrylic on a Loxley Gold box canvas and has two layers of varnish. It is signed on the reverse in pencil. All edges are painted and varnished.
This is one of a series of religious saints; see my gallery for other images.
The image size is 20cm x 25cm (8" x 10").