Albrecht Altdorfer Painting The Martyrdom of St. Florian
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“The Martyrdom of St. Florian”, c. 1530
Florian was a Roman soldier in what is now Upper Austria. He was converted to Christianity and martyred in 304 by being thrown into the river Ems with a millstone tied around his neck. People of the area recovered his body which was observed by an eagle until it was taken away for burial.
The Martyrdom of St. Florian - Famous Art work
& Drawing by Albrecht Altdorfer