Flemish, early 16th century. St Catherine of Alexandria. Possibly cut down from the wing of an altar-piece. The influence of Jan Gossaert (to whom it was once attributed) is evident in the facial type, architectural setting and rich, jewelled clothing but it is not of sufficient quality to be by Gossaert himself and must have been painted in the early 16th century by one of Gossaert’s Antwerp followers.
Hacienda Jurica is a magnificent hotel conveniently located in the suburbs of Queretaro. Originally a splendid hacienda from the 16th Century with its classic colonial architecture, arches and volcanic stone walls, the Hacienda offers guests top-quality accommodation in an atmospheric historical setting. The hotel fe