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Friday, April 23, 2010

St. George, Martyr - icons, paintings, statues

St. George was martyred by the emperor Diocletian about A.D. 304.
(painting by Paolo Veronese)

The legend of St. George slaying the dragon is depicted in icons, paintings and statues throughout the world.

15th c. icon from Novgorod

painting by Gustave Moreau

Orthodox icon of Bulgaria



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