LE BRUN, Charles
(b. 1619, Paris, d. 1690, Paris)
Martyrdom of St John the Evangelist at Porta Latina1641-42
Oil on canvas, 282 x 224 cm
Saint-Nicolas du Chardonnet, Paris
This is an early work of the artist showing a strong influence of Simon Vouet. It was executed for the church Saint-Nicolas du Chardonnet in Paris where it can be seen since then.