Niccolò di Tommaso, Vision of St. Brigid of the Nativity

After 1373
Tempera on wood
Pinacoteca Vaticana, Rome

The painting was made soon after St. Bridget's pilgrimage to Bethlehem in 1373. She is shown in the lower right corner, praying before the scene, which is just as she described her vision to be.

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Photographed at the Pinacoteca Vaticana by Richard Stracke, shared under Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.