Saint Sebastian (Bernini)

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Saint Sebastian is an early sculpture by the Italian artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini. Executed in 1617 and 1618, it features the Christian martyr Saint Sebastian pinned to a tree, his flesh filled with arrows. It is smaller than life size. The sculpture is part of the Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection, and is currently shown in the Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza in Madrid.<ref name="wittkower-232">Wittkower 1955, p. 232.</ref>

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