The “ENGLISH”Cross incorporating patriotic history into the English Flag of Saint George (ca. 275/281 – 23 April 303) was, according to tradition, a Roman soldier from Syria Palaestina and a priest in the Guard of Diocletian, who is venerated as a Christian martyr. In hagiography Saint George is one of the most venerated saints in the Catholic (Western and Eastern Rites), Anglican, Eastern Orthodox, and the Oriental Orthodox churches. He is immortalized in the tale of Saint George and the Dragon and is one of the Fourteen Holy Helpers. His memorial is celebrated on 23 April, and he is regarded as one of the most prominent military saints.This Painting reflects the artists patriotic view of England

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Original Oil on canvas painting, signed by the artist, John Palliser, with a certificate of authentication. Please contact us for more information at custom inquiries.