St . Jerome And The Lion . Episode 2 Of The Series Of Paintings Representing The ...
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Description: St . Jerome and the Lion . Episode 2 of the series of paintings representing the seven episodes of the life of Saint Jerome , St . George and SaintTryphon . Monks dressed in white tunics and blue , frightened by the lion , running in all directions . The scene takes place in the decor of Venice to the church of San Giovanni al Tempio and the hospital of St . Catherine . Only the palm trees , a few Turks wearing turbans and exotic animals suggest that the scene is taking place at Bethlehem as the legend says . Painting by Vittore Scarpazza , known as Carpaccio ( 1460 1525 ) , 1502 . Tempera on canvas . Sun : . St . Georges School Schiavoni , Venice ( Scuola di San Giorgio degli Schiavoni , Venezia )