Martyrdom of Saint Sebastian

Unknown17th-18th century AD

MArTA - Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Taranto

MArTA - Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Taranto
Taranto, Italy

The narrative of martyrdom is imbued with serenity thanks to the soft tones of the landscape and the expression of the saint, pierced by arrows. The painting replicates a work attributed to Guido Reni kept in the Pinacoteca in the Capitoline Museums.


  • Title: Martyrdom of Saint Sebastian
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 17th-18th century AD
  • Location Created: Collezione Ricciardi
  • Physical Dimensions: 114 x 154.5 cm
  • Medium: Oil on canvas
  • Room: Mezzanine

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