Lithograph with Saint Christopher in grooved wood, gilded with ormolu and painted in red - bordeaux color with matte varnish.
Dimensions: 20 x 25 cm.
Saint Christopher lived at the time when Bishop of Antioch was the Holy Martyr Babylas, who baptized him Christian. It is said that Saint Christopher helped many people passing a stream, from one shore to the other, and one of those people was Jesus Christ. He was beheaded in 251 AD. Saint Christopher celebrates on May 9th.