Saint Juan Gabriel Perboyre being crucified on a cross by Chinese Mandarin soldiers.

Saint Juan Gabriel Perboyre being crucified on a cross by Chinese Mandarin soldiers.

$ 4,000.00
Perboyre was a  French missionary in China and of course one of their main teachings was how Christ died on the cross for the peoples sins so when Christianity was outlawed in China the missionaries were executed in the same way.

Signed, titled and dated on bottom front:

Martiro de B. Juan Gabriel Perboyre                              Por Jose Q Caro
El 11 de Septiembre de 1840                                         año de 1840

39” tall by 30” wide including original frame