Compartment that crowned one of the side axes of the altarpiece of Saint Michael of the Retailers. The MNAC keeps 5 more compartments from the same work. The altarpiece comes from the chapel of the Shopkeepers' and Retailer's guild, in the church of Santa Maria del Pi, Barcelona.


  • Title: Apparition of Saint Michael at the Castle of Sant'Angelo
  • Creator: Jaume Huguet
  • Date Created: Around 1455-1460
  • Tag: Religion
  • Provenance: Barcelona
  • Physical Dimensions: w1063 x h1845 x d65 cm
  • Inventory number: 037760-000
  • Artwork history: Permanent loan from the Retailers' Guild, 1940; acquired, 1970
  • Type: Painting
  • External Link: Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya
  • Medium: Tempera, stucco reliefs and gold leaf on wood

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