Richard de Monbasto, The Martyrdom of St. Hippolytus

14th century
Manuscript illustration
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, MS. Richelieu MSS. Fr. 185

Here we see the saint being pulled apart by two horses. Of the several versions of his death, this one is most favored by artists and is retold in the Golden Legend.

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