SEBASTIANO DEL PIOMBO
(b. 1485, Venezia, d. 1547, Roma)
St Sinibaldoc. 1509
Oil on canvas, 293 x 137 cm
Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice
Sebastiano decorated the doors of the organ loft in the church of San Bartolomeo near the Rialto bridge in Venice. He set figures of four saints in niches: St Louis of Toulouse, St Sinibaldo, St Sebastian and St Bartholomew.