As a result of his piety and desire to imitate the life of Christ, Francis received the stigmata, the wounds inflicted by the nails at the Crucifixion, as a heavenly gift.


  • Title: St. Francis of Assisi
  • Date Created: c. 1460
  • Physical Dimensions: Overall: 53 x 22 1/2 in. (134.62 x 57.15 cm)
  • Type: Paintings
  • External Link: https://www.dma.org/object/artwork/4090862/
  • Medium: Tempera on panel
  • Credit Line: Dallas Museum of Art, gift of Samuel H. Kress
  • Artist Nationality: Italian
  • Artist: Domenico Di Michelino

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