Saint Catherine of Alexandria, also known as Saint Catherine of the Wheel and The Great Martyr Saint Catherine is a Christian saint and virgin, who was martyred in the early century at the hands of the pagan emperor Maxentius.
Caravaggio, Saint Catherine of Alexandria, She often has a wheel, a crown, a sword and a book. The light is so delicate in paintings by Caravaggio. The way he could paint was in strong contrast with how he lived his life.
Saint Catherine of Alexandria, with the Defeated Emperor Probably the left wing of a triptych Master of the Legend of Saint Lucy, Netherlandish (active Bruges), active c. 1470 - c. 1500 Made in Netherlands,c.