LICINIO, Bernardino
(b. ca. 1489, Poscante, d. ca. 1565, Venezia)

Franciscan Martyrs

1524
Panel
Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, Venice

The altarpiece depicts five early Franciscan martyrs: Bernardo, Pietro, Accursio, Adiuto and Ottone, martyred in Marocco while St Francis was still alive.




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