Italian Old Master Painting
ITALIAN SCHOOL (18th century)
St. Vincent Ferrer
Oil on canvas
13.75 inches x 10.75 inches (35 x 27.3 cm)
Vincent Ferrer, sometimes referred to as "The Angel of the Apocalypse", was a politician, penitent, theologian, healer, exorcist, preacher, miracle worker, judge, reconciler and peacemaker. He was perceived in his own country as both man and angel. He was truly one of the most gifted saints who has ever lived.