Lithograph of Dionysius the Areopagite in grooved wood, gilded with ormolu and painted in red - bordeaux color with matte varnish.
Dimensions: 20 x 26 cm.
Saint Dionysius came from Athens. He lived and martyred the days of Emperor Dometian (81-96 AD). Originally, he was a pagan, but after the sermon of Paul the Apostle was baptized a Christian. He is the patron saint of city of Athens. Dionysius the Areopagite celebrates on October 3rd.