Copper printing plate of La Madre Santí́sima de la Luz.
Call Number: NE544.2 C67 1767
Publication Date: between 1767 and 1780s
An engraved copper printing plate depicting the painting "Madre Santísima de la Luz," brought to the city of León in 1732. It depicts the Virgin Mary pulling a soul out of the mouth of Hell. The banner reads "La madre santissima de la Luz," and the caption at bottom reads "Se venera esta Soberana Imag. de Maria Sam. en la Yglesia del Convento de Sras. Religiosas Capuchinas e Pueb." A church dedicated to the image, with its own version of the painting, began construction in Pueba in 1767.