The Arrival of Mary Magdalene, Martha, and Lazarus at Saintes -Maries-de-la-Mer

17th century
Tapestry
Musée Fau, Conques, France<

St. Mary Magdalene is in the bow with a gospel book; Lazarus and Martha are praying behind her. Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer is a small resort town in Provence. From Roman times until recently it was a fishing village. It claims to be where the three saints landed when they sailed to Gaul from Palestine.

More of St. Mary Magdalene
More of St. Martha
More of St. Lazarus

Photographed at the museum by Richard Stracke, shared under Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.