Explore Slovene Museum of Christianity

Valentin Metzinger: St Nicholas of Myra
around 1740
oil on canvas
reg. no. L 2

Valentin Metzinger (1699–1759) was, together with painter Franc Jelovšek (1700–1764), an important pioneer of Baroque painting in Ljubljana. Over 300 paintings in his hand are known to exist in Slovenia and abroad.