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Churches >  Church of San Vidal
The Martyrdom of Saint Vitale

Author: Giovanni Antonio Pellegrini
Century: XVIII°
DATE: first half of the XVIII century POSITION: sacristry - right wall - MEASUREMENTS: 155 x 412 cm METHOD: oil painting

The scene depicts a Roman soldier supporting Vitale in the general's presence and, now powerless, the saint turns his hands and gazes up at the sky towards God designating it the moment of his martyrdom.

All around people are holding large stones and preparing to carry out Vitale's destiny.
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