Henryk Siemiradzki: Nero's Torches (Christian Candlesticks)

This Russian 19th century painting entitled "Nero's Torches (Christian Candlesticks)" by Henryk Siemiradzki was completed in 1876. The painting depicts the Roman emperor Nero watching over the martyrdom of a Christians who were executed by fire.

art | painting | russian | henryk | siemiradzki | christian | martydom | torches | nero | rome

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