Item: Saint George Slaying the Dragon Russian IconOrigin: RussiaDate: 19th centuryMaterials: Wooden board with egg tempera on gessoSize: 25.5 x 31 cm
Saint George according to legend, was a Roman soldier of Greek origin and officer in the Guard of Roman emperor Diocletian, who ordered his death for failing to recant his Christian faith. As a Christian martyr, he later became one of the most venerated saints in Christianity. His image is often depicted battling a dragon.
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