(active 1353-1370)

Two Christians before the Judges

Tempera on wood, 65 x 72 cm
Sacristy, Cathedral, Padua

The reliquiary on the St Sebastian Altar in the Padua cathedral had seven decorating panels four of them representing scenes from the life of the Saint. The panels are now in the sacristy of the canons of the cathedral of Padua.

The picture shows one the panels representing St Sebastian when he encourages the two Christians before Emperors Diocletianus and Maximianus.

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