Recognising saints: candle
Detail from Lucas Cranach the Elder, 'Saints Genevieve and Apollonia', 1506
Saint Genevieve is represented holding a candle
Saint Genevieve's legend says that on two occasions God miraculously relit candles that she was holding. One of the candles was kept at Notre Dame in Paris and is reputed to have healed many people.
The National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 5DN