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AH240: Medieval Art in Europe

Manuscript illustration

Manuscript Leaf with Scenes from the Life of Saint Francis of Assisi, Italy, ca. 1320-42. Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edwin L. Weisl, Jr., 1994.  Public domain.

Imagery of a Saint

Andrea Vanni (1332-1414), Saint Catherine of Siena (detail), ca, 1400, fresco.
Basilica of San Domenico, Siena Italy.  Public domain.


This guide points you to image sources of saints in art.  Additional links to BULS (Boston University Libraries Search) and to relevant article databases help you find discussions about artworks featuring your saint.