St Vincent on the Rack, tempera, stucco reliefs and gold leaf, 1455-60, by Jaume Huguet, 1412-92, in Gothic style, in the Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain. In the painting, the saint is tied to the rack and torturers drive nails into his body, watched by the Roman governor Dacian. This panel is part of the altarpiece of the Church of Sant Vicenc de Sarria, Barcelona. The MNAC holds 9 panels, 5 of which were painted by Jaume Huguet, 3 by the Master of Castelsardo and another by an anonymous painter. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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St Vincent on the Rack, tempera, stucco reliefs and gold leaf, 1455-60, by Jaume Huguet, 1412-92, in Gothic style, in the Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain. In the painting, the saint is tied to the rack and torturers drive nails into his body, watched by the Roman governor Dacian. This panel is part of the altarpiece of the Church of Sant Vicenc de Sarria, Barcelona. The MNAC holds 9 panels, 5 of which were painted by Jaume Huguet, 3 by the Master of Castelsardo and another...
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