25 December – Saint Anastasia

Modern Hagiography

Roman Martyrology

Sanctorale Catholicum

Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler.

Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.

The Liturgical Year by Dom Guéranger.

Victories of the Martyrs by Saint Alphonsus Liguori.

The lives of saints, with other feasts of the year, according to the Roman calendar by Peter Ribadeneira.

“Saint Anastasia at Aquileia” by Aubrey Thomas de Vere.

Medieval Hagiography


The Golden Legend (and illustrations)

Art & Architecture

16C Icon

The Church of Sant’Anastasia in Rome

18C Drawing of Martyrdom of Saint Anastasia

The Cathedral in Zadar, Croatia and a remarkable relief

Warburg Institute Iconographic Database

Guide to Christian Iconography: Images, Symbols, and Texts


Medieval Religion Listserv – 2012 Dillon.

Sacred and Legendary Art volume II by Mrs. Jameson.

A Handbook of Christian Symbols and Stories of the Saints as Illustrated in Art by Clara Erskine Clement.

The Saints in Art by Joseph Maria von Radowitz.

Emblems of Saints by Which They Are Distinguished in Works of Art by F. C. Husenbeth.

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