Category Archives: saints’ day

Saint’s day. With a book and a cross

Saints’ day. Andrew, André, Andrés, Andresu, Ander, Andrea, Andreas, Andressa and Andreu.

By anonymous artist of 14th century – St Andrew with a book and the cross

Detail of the left foot of the saint

Detail of the head of the bearded saint

Detail of the background with hills

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Saints’ day. Cecilia patroness of musicians

🎵🎶🎼 Well folks! As a tenor that I am, this thursday will be a very special day to me. Thanks for your visits. Music is life!

By Panneels, Willem (an etching after P. P. Rubens) – St Cecilia accompanied by two singing angels

 

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Saints’ day. A baroque Cecilia

Hi Sisters, as an amateur singer, I’m so glad sharing with you, the celebration of this allegorical character.

Thanks a lot for your visits. Have a wonderful wednesday!

By anonymous artist after Parmigianino – St Cecilia aided by a cherub to carry a baroque contrabass

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Saints’ day. Anne, Ann, Anna and also Ana

Hi Sisters !  This is nothing historic, but this is a beautiful religious sketch (made an engraving) of a maternity full of tenderness

See you soon darlings.

Thanks a million for your visits!

By Dürer – Saint Anne caressing the hair of her grandson Jesus

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Saints’ day. Mark

By Rubliov, Andréi – A depiction of St Mark the evangelist while he was writing. 14th century

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Saints’ day. George, also Georges, Giorgio, Jürgen, Jørgen, Jorge, Jordi, Georgia, Georgina, Georgette, Georgetta, Gogo and Jordina

Hi sisters, today the streets of Barcelona are full of florists and also of books sellers like every year during this celebration, here also known as’The Rosa’s Day’ or ‘St Jordi’s Day’. Thanks so much for your visits.
Dear Екатерина, I know this work by Vrubel, thanks to you. Спасибо люблю!

By Vrubel, Mikhail Aleksandrovich – The rose

By Raphael – A depiction of St. George with his sword fighting against the dragon

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Saints’ day. Josephine, also Josefina, Pepa, Josèphe, Giuseppa, José, Joseph, Giuseppe, Pepe and Joe.

By Rubens – Study for the figure of Saint Joseph holding a staff with his right hand

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