SIMONE MARTINI
(b. 1280/85, Siena, d. 1344, Avignon)

Miraculous Mass (detail)

1320-25
Fresco
Cappella di San Martino, Lower Church, San Francesco, Assisi

During the elevation, the most deeply spiritual moment in the mass, two angels appear and give Martin a very beautiful and precious piece of fabric to recompense him for the gift he made to a beggar.