been seeing this a lot on tumblr i love it
Gerrit van Honthorst - Saint Sebastian,detail, ca.1623.
Gerard van Honthorst (1590 – 1656) was a Dutch Golden Age painter. Early in his career he visited Rome, where he had great success painting in a style influenced by Caravaggio. Following his return to the Netherlands he became a leading portrait painter.
reminds me of an episode of some art show with sister wendy becket she went on and on about a different picture of St Sebastian meanwhile its rare i see a pic of the martyrdom of st sebastian that i don’t like
Museo del Prado, Madrid, Spain