Saint Ignatius of Antioch Disemboweled by Trajan's Torturers

A work made of oil on panel.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of oil on panel.

Date:

1525/27

Artist:

Domenico Beccafumi
Italian, 1486?-1551

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European Painting and Sculpture

Artist

Domenico Beccafumi, called Il Mecarino

Title

Saint Ignatius of Antioch Disemboweled by Trajan's Torturers

Origin

Italy

Date

1520–1530

Medium

Oil on panel

Inscriptions

Inscribed on band surrounding the image: [...]QVALE IN QVESTA CHONPAGNIA LA SVA MAN SIGNATIO EPISCHOPO ANTIOCHIA D [G?]B

Dimensions

diameter: 24 in. (61 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard L. Feigen

Reference Number

1986.1366

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