St. Catherine of Alexandria


Dispute of St. Catherine of Alexandria, by Prospero Fontana 16th... News Photo16th Century,20-29 Years,30-39 Years,40-49 Years,50-59 Years,70-79 Years,Adult,Arguing,Arts Culture and Entertainment,Asking,Bas Relief,Beard,Book,Cape,Caucasian Ethnicity,Centimeter,Chaos,Christianity,Confusion,Courage,Crowd,Crown,Day,Dress,Emperor,Front View,Full Length,Hairstyle,Hand Raised,Head In Hands,Headwear,Human Arm,Human Body Part,Human Limb,Human Representation,Indoors,Italian Culture,Italy,Laurel Wreath,Limb,Listening,Mannerism,Men,Modern Art,Oil Painting,Paintings,Palace,People,Ponytail,Preacher,Profile View,Protest,Religion,Rome - Italy,Saint - Religion,Senior Adult,Sitting,St. Catherine of Alexandria,Standing,Symmetry,Talking,Throne,Vertical,WomenPhotographer Collection: Hulton Fine Art Collection 2001/Antonio Idini/Electa/MondadoriPortfolioDispute of St. Catherine of Alexandria, by Prospero Fontana, 1551, 16th Century, oil on arched panel, 58 x 31 cm . Italy, Lazio, Rome, Capitoline Museums. Whole artwork view. St. Catherine is standing in front of the Emperor with her arm raised. The Emperor seats on a throne, and raises himself a hand, trying to silence her. All around, a crowd of people listening. (Photo by Antonio Idini/Electa/Mondadori Portfolio via Getty Images)