Friday, August 8, 2014

J. SANCHEZ Juana Inés de la Cruz 17th century



  1. The name of the artists is J.Sánchez according to the signature on the left hand side of the picture. The year is probably 1666.
    It seems this young lady of 15 years of age was a person with a very high IQ judging by the story below.

    Thanks for sharing

    1. Many thanks for the informations J.Belenger !

      Wikimedia says : Author : Unknown, signed J. Sánchez

      The story of Juana Inés de la Cruz :

  2. Hi Team,

    Can anyone please help me with the information as we need to use this painting in one of our educational projects . please share the details with whom we can get in touch to clear the copyright ( seeking permission to use the above painting in an educational project) .

    Who is the current copyright holder for the above painting ?

    You can share the information by contacting one of our senior Visual Editor Ms Reema Tandon
    Email Id :

    please treat this as urgent.

    1. Sorry but I don't know who is the original owner of this picture.