BASSANO, Leandro
(b. 1557, Bassano del Grappa, d. 1622, Venezia)

St Giacinto Walking on the Water of the River Dnieper

Oil on canvas
Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo, Venice

Leandro Bassano's painting on the wall of the Chapel of Our Lady of Peace depicts the scene 'St Giacinto at the coming of the Tartars walks on the water of the River Dnieper bearing to safety the Holy Sacrament and the image of Our Lady'.