Bilbao Fine Arts Museum exhibits recently restored paintings by Ignacio Zuloaga

Bilbao Fine Arts Museum exhibits recently restored paintings by Ignacio Zuloaga

On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the artist’s birth, the Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, in collaboration with the Ignacio Zuloaga Museum and the Gipuzkoa Provincial Council, presents a project of conservation, restoration and dissemination of the four canvases that the Basque painter Ignacio Zuloaga (Eibar, Gipuzkoa, 1870-Madrid, 1945) made for the altarpiece of the sanctuary of the Virgin of Arrate (Eibar). These four paintings are part of a devotional ensemble that Ignacio Zuloaga painted for the main Baroque altar of Our Lady of Arrate Sanctuary in Eibar (Gipuzkoa). Installed by the painter on both sides of the chapel that houses the image of the Virgin, they contain pilgrimage scenes of pilgrims and worshippers praying as they are going towards the Gothic carving of the Immaculate Conception. They
On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the artist’s birth, the Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, in collaboration with the Ignacio Zuloaga Museum and the Gipuzkoa Provincial Council, presents a project of conservation, restoration and dissemination of the four canvases that the Basque painter Ignacio Zuloaga (Eibar, Gipuzkoa, 1870-Madrid, 1945) made for the altarpiece of the sanctuary of the Virgin of Arrate (Eibar). These four paintings are part of a devotional ensemble that Ignacio Zuloaga painted for the main Baroque altar of Our Lady of Arrate Sanctuary in Eibar (Gipuzkoa). Installed by the painter on both sides of the chapel that houses the image of the Virgin, they contain pilgrimage scenes of pilgrims and worshippers praying as they are going towards the Gothic carving of the Immaculate Conception. They