Saint Sebastian in art. by Irving L. Zupnick

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Paginationvi, 231
Number of Pages231
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Open LibraryOL21977887M

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Saint Sebastian Francesco Botticini (Francesco di Giovanni) Italian The picture was purchased as a work of Andrea del Castagno. The treatment of the landscape, however, is uncharacteristic of Castagno's work, as is the feebly constructed figure.

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Sebastian to Hilduin, Abbot of St. Denys, who brought it into France, and it was deposited at Saint Medard Abbey, at Soissons, on the 8 th of December   The illustration in the infobox is the Saint Sebastian of Il Sodoma, at the Pitti Palace, Florence.

A mainly 17th-century subject, though found in predella scenes as early as the 15th century, was St Sebastian tended by St Irene, painted by Georges de La Tour, Trophime Bigot (four times), Jusepe de Ribera, Hendrick ter Brugghen and others.

The iconography of Saint Sebastian has been expanded beyond its original homoerotic symbolism and is now effective in the activist art concerning social justice in many sectors of society. BACKGROUND (HISTORY) In order to understand the use of Saint Sebastian in art, one must first consider the tale of his heroism and treachery.

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book Title: Saint Sebastian Creator: Gerrit van Honthorst Date Created: about Physical Dimensions: x cm Type: Painting Medium: Oil on canvas School: Dutch More Info: Explore the National Gallery’s paintings online Inventory number: NG Artist Dates: - Artist Biography: Honthorst became one of the main Dutch followers of Caravaggio, whose style he popularised in Holland.

Here, Zoppo’s depiction of the Roman martyr Sebastian is indebted to Mantegna’s painting of the saint. Zoppo’s pictures are notable for crisply defined outlines and a certain angularity.

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Saint Sebastian Interceding for the Plague Stricken (at top), Josse Lieferinxe, –, The Walters Art Museum The belief that Saint Sebastian was a defense against the plague was a medieval addition to his reputation, which largely accounts for the enormous increase. The martyrdom of Saint Sebastian is one of the most enduring themes in Western religious art.

Saint Sebastian (died c. ) was a Christian saint and martyr, who is said to have been killed during the Roman emperor Maximian's persecution of Christians. He is commonly depicted in art and literature tied to a post and shot with arrows.

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Sebastian’s story is one of courage, dedication, and strength. Though little is known about the details of St. Sebastian’s life, the information available shows him to be a man devoted to God to the very end.

Sebastian’s martyrdom was a favourite subject of Renaissance artists, and it was depicted by, among others, Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Sandro Botticelli, Andrea Mantegna, Perugino, and El Greco; the saint is usually shown as a handsome youth pierced by arrows.

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But today’s saint, St. Sebastian, follows close behind in terms of popularity and ubiquity. The iconic presentation of the wounded saint shows Sebastian’s hands and arms bound to a post, his head tilted toward the heavens, and his almost naked body filled with arrows.

It is a powerfully evocative image. Saint Sebastian was a 3rd century Christian saint and a martyr. After completing his education in Milan, he had joined the Roman Army in order to help the suffering Christians.

For his incredible service to the army, Sebastian was promoted to serve in the Praetorian Guard and to protect Emperor Diocletian. In artwork, St. Sebastian is depicted with arrows shot into his body, often tied to a post or a tree.

His second execution is virtually never depicted. Sebastian is the patron saint of soldiers, athletes, and those who desire a saintly death. Book navigation. Sight and Song.

Epigraph; Preface; L'Indifférent; Venus, Mercury and Cupid; Drawing of Roses and Violets; La Gioconda; The Faun's Punishment; The Birth of Venus; Antiope; Treading the Press; Spring; A Portrait; Saint Katharine of Alexandria; Saint Sebastian; A 'Sant' Imagine' The Rescue; Venus and Mars; The Death of Procris.

Saint Sebastian was born in the city of Narbonne, in Gaul, in the 3rd Century. Saint Sebastian was a young man by the time he was religious. He was a son of a wealthy Roman family and was educated in Milan.

Throughout earlier in life, he was soon trasfered as an officer in the Imperial Roman army and captian of the guard.4/5(4). Brimmer’s gift of Saint Sebastian, painted by an unknown artist after an original by Guido Reni, was in keeping with the educational mission of the library as expressed in its acquisitions of books and art.

Across the room, there’s a small icon on my bookshelf, a collage by a local artist in which a sinewy nude Sebastian out of some art history book leans back, almost post-coital, in the middle of an old magazine ad for cameras—“Ne perdez pas votre temps!” (“Don’t waste your time!”).

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Sebastian is shown almost dead, pierced with one arrow straight through his lungs. It is night, darkness is everywhere. He seems to be lying next to the tree against which he was shot; the ropes with which the saint was bound still wind around the tree. This Saint Sebastian, a Roman soldier who secretly converted to Christianity and was executed for his faith.

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