The Saint is sitting on clouds, with book and three balls, blessing. Surrounded by angels, two of them with mitre and crozier. Below, at left: The father standing, mother and son kneeling. At right a tub surrounded by three children.
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Title: A Votive Image of a Boy Presented by his Parents to St. Nicholas of Bari
Creator: Francesco Saverio Mergolo
Date Created: End of 18th C.
Signed: Signature at right corner: "F. Mergolo"
Provenance: From the collection of Giovanni Piancastelli; Mr. and Mrs. Edward D. Brandegee
Markings: incomplete watermark: upper part of a heart with A M G; cross above