Saints in Art – Saint Albertus Magnus

Saint Albertus MagnusArticle

(15th November) One of the greatest philosophical thinkers of the Middle Ages. He was a Dominican friar, and Bishop of Ratisbon. He is often represented with Saint Thomas Aquinas, in the Dominican habit. In a picture, ascribed to Fra Angelico, in the Accademia, Florence, he is delivering his lectures, and in Fra Angelico’s picture of “The Risen Christ,” in the National Gallery, he appears as a Bishop.

MLA Citation

  • Margaret E Tabor. “Saint Albertus Magnus”. The Saints in Art, with Their Attributes and Symbols. 9 October 2015. Web. 16 January 2019. <>