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  • Collection: Renaissance and Early Modern Art

Pope Peter.jpg
Saint Peter as Pope—here shown with the pallium and the Keys to Heaven

English: St James' Church, stained glass window based upon Raphael's Sistine Madonna, Sydney, NSW, Australia. This version has been straightened and cropped from the original.

The kiss before Perpetua and Felicitas

Martrydom of St Catherine.jpg
The martyrdom of St Catherine who kneels facing left, the Emperor Maxentius is in the upper right and an angel with a sword and a cross occurs in the upper left. Description from: The British Museum,…

There is one gladiator standing over another fallen gladiator. The crowds signals to the gladiator to kill his opponent.

An etching depicting the deaths of Felicitas and her seven sons.

Commiato dei santi Pietro e Paolo, Messina Museo Regionale (Description from

Saint Sebastian (died c. 288) was an early Christian saint and martyr. According to Christian belief, he was killed during the Roman emperor Diocletian's persecution of Christians. He is commonly depicted in art and literature tied to a post or tree…
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