Parishioners carry the image of Saint Sebastian (L) during festivities in his honor, in Diriamba, about 42 km south of Managua, on January 19, 2013. Diriamba's patron saint's image is carried in pilgrimage from Diriamba to Dolores during festivities. AFP PHOTO/Hector RETAMAL
St Sebastian, 1525, by Giovanni Antonio Bazzi, known as Sodoma (1477-1549), oil on canvas. (Photo by DeAgostini/Getty Images); Florence, Palazzo Pitti (Pitti Palace).
Crédito: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI
The Martyrdom of St Sebastian, 1601-1602, by Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640), oil on canvas, 155x119 cm. Rome, Galleria Nazionale D'Arte Antica Di Palazzo Corsini
Crédito: DEA / V. PIROZZI
Statue of St Sebastian, by Alessandro Giusti (1715-1799), the vestibule of the Basilica of the Mafra National Palace, Historical Province of Extremadura, Lisbon. Portugal, 18th century.
Crédito: DEA / ARCHIVIO J. LANGE
Putti with garland, detail from the facade of St Sebastian's Basilica, Acireale, Sicily, Italy.
Crédito: DEA / F. BARBAGALLO
St Sebastian, 1651, by Jusepe de Ribera known as Spagnoletto (ca 1591-1652), oil on canvas. Naples, Museo Nazionale Di Capodimonte
Crédito: DEA / A. DAGLI ORTI
The Mayor of Rio de Janeiro Eduardo Paes (2nd R, white), the Governor of he state of Rio de Janeiro Luiz Fernando Pezao (3rd R) and Rio de Janeiro's Archbishop Orani Tempesta (4th R) hold a statue of Saint Sebastian, the city's Patron Saint, during the Rio de Janeiro city's 450th anniversary ceremony, on March 1, 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. AFP PHOTO / YASUYOSHI CHIBA