Title: Holy Trinity
Artist: Jusepe de Ribera
Medium: Oil on canvas
Size: 226 × 118 cm
The Christian doctrine of the Trinity teaches the unity of Father, Son, and Holy Spirit as three persons in one Godhead. In this painting Ribera has depicted the three in their traditional guises: God the Father, Jesus the Son, and the dove of the Holy Spirit.
Ribera was a great exponent of Caravaggism, and his rise to prominence in
Jusepe de Ribera (January 12, 1591 - September 2, 1652) was a Spanish painter and printmaker, also known in Spanish as José de Ribera. Almost nothing is known of his training in