Josep Vergara
Blessed Nicholas Factor

Catalan, 1788

The saint wears his Franciscan habit. At his feet are two poor persons representing the many he assisted. Behind him are objects related to the contemplative life: books, lilies symbolizing chastity, and a skull and hourglass referencing the impermanence of this life. In Mexican santos, the saint is often shown holding a skull.

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