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Workshop From Charles De La Fosse (1636-1716 paris ) . Saint Bruno in Ecsta
French School of the seventeenth century,
Workshop Charles de La Fosse (Paris 1636-1716).
Saint Bruno in ecstasy near a cave with a flight of angels
Oil on copper (54 cm by 40.5 cm) Beautiful setting in old oak (65 cm by 53 cm)
Saint Bruno, founder of the Carthusians (? 1101)
He had to make a beautiful ecclesiastical academic career, this son of a wealthy merchant of the Rhine. From Cologne, he studied in his hometown and then had left, aged fifteen years to go perfect in Reims.
The Diocese of Grenoble saw the birth or settle many communities and major religious figures.
St. Bruno in 1084 [...]