HAPPY ST GEORGE'S DAY AND HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME!!!   St George in stained glass. South front of the church of Sarum St Thomas in Salisbury.

HAPPY ST GEORGE'S DAY AND HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME!!! St George in stained glass. South front of the church of Sarum St Thomas in Salisbury.

Carlo Crivelli. Saint George and the Dragon. 1470. Berenson described it to Mrs. Gardner as "more woderful than any Japanese lacquer... drawn as if by lightning" before he bought it for her in 1897. Though little is known of Saint George, who is here portrayed as a medieval knight, his traditional role as dragon slayer and protector of a virgin seems to be derived from the Perseus-Andromeda legend centered around Lydda in Palestine, where Saint George was martyred about the year 300. Image…

Carlo Crivelli. Saint George and the Dragon. 1470. Berenson described it to Mrs. Gardner as "more woderful than any Japanese lacquer... drawn as if by lightning" before he bought it for her in 1897. Though little is known of Saint George, who is here portrayed as a medieval knight, his traditional role as dragon slayer and protector of a virgin seems to be derived from the Perseus-Andromeda legend centered around Lydda in Palestine, where Saint George was martyred about the year 300. Image…

Maximilian Liebenwein - The Legend of Saint George: The Rescue

Fine Art Reproduction: The Legend of Saint George: The Rescue by Maximilian Liebenwein

Saint George Fighting the Dragon by Raffaello Santi, known as Raphael, circa 1503-1505. This is a typical cabinet painting and is 12.02"x10.62". Image courtesy of the Louvre.

Saint George Fighting the Dragon by Raffaello Santi, known as Raphael, circa 1503-1505. This is a typical cabinet painting and is 12.02"x10.62". Image courtesy of the Louvre.

Porque eu estou vestida com as roupas e as armas de Jorge! Salve Jorge!

Porque eu estou vestida com as roupas e as armas de Jorge! Salve Jorge!

Saint George et le dragon, enluminure - Saint George and the Dragon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Saint George et le dragon, enluminure - Saint George and the Dragon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

https://flic.kr/p/GtznHh | St George in Newcastle | Stained glass from the church of St John the Baptist in Newcastle.

https://flic.kr/p/GtznHh | St George in Newcastle | Stained glass from the church of St John the Baptist in Newcastle.

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