San Antonio Museum or Art

Symposium - Fray Antonio Margil de Jesus: "Patron Saint" of Texas

Special Events


Saturday, December 14, 2013
8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Auditorium

Price: $15 for members, $25 for non-members. Price includes lunch. Register: (210) 978–8121

Nicolas Enriquez (New Spain, active 1730-1780)

Frutos de la Santa Cruz de los Milagros, ca. 1770

Fruits of the Holy Cross of the Miracles

Oil on Copper; 20 in. x 14 1/4 in.

On loan from Collection of the Family of Philip Wrench, Houston

Join us for a day of discussion from three different perspectives on the main painting in the Father Margil exhibition: Frutos de la Santa Cruz de los Milagros. Speaking will be theologian Jack Clark Robinson, O.F.M., Ph.D., Michael A. Brown, Ph.D., and Vincent Valdez. 


The Symposium Was Underwritten with Funds from the Gloria Galt Fund for Special Projects in Latin American Art