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Antique Religious Oil on Canvas St. Filomena Philomena VYM Martyr unsigned 1867

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This is a very old, large painting depicting the martyr San Philomena V. The piece is unsigned but is dated in the lower left corner as 1867. Not much more is known about the work. Though the spelling of her name on the painting is in the Latin form found in Italy and Spain (Filomena); [Continue]

Antique Vintage 19th Century Martyr Portrait Painting Execution Joan Arc Saint

This is a very detailed antique painting in oil on canvas. The painting depicts a hero / martyr on a gallows podium with the executioner looking on in sympathy while being clutched by a follower and monk as a hooded figure with a wax seal decree skulks away. The background features a mob down below [Continue]