This painting is part of the group: High Altarpiece, S. Alessandro, Brescia
This is one of the panels of the high altarpiece of the church of S. Alessandro, Brescia. It depicts Saint Alessandro himself, who is included as the patron saint of the church. This painting was placed on the left hand side of the central panel, which depicts the Nativity. His position, at the right hand of the Holy Family, puts him in the place of honour.
Other paintings in this group: High Altarpiece, S. Alessandro, Brescia
The National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 5DN