22 February – Saint Margaret of Cortona

Modern Hagiography

Roman Martyrology

Sanctorale Catholicum

Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler.

Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.

La vie des saints

The Liturgical Year by Dom Guéranger.

Light from the Lowly volume I by Francis Butina. 

Medieval Hagiography

BHL, Supplement

The Life and Revelations of Margaret of Cortona written in Latin by her confessor and translated into English.

Art & Architecture

Story of Saint Margaret of Cortona

The Ecstasy of Margaret of Cortona (17th Century)

St. Margaret of Cortona Finds the Corpse of Her Lover (18th Century)


Warburg Institute Iconographic Database

Google Arts & Culture

Post-Biblical Saints Art Index

Legends of the Monastic Orders as Represented in the Fine Arts by Mrs. Jameson.

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

Lives and Legends of the English Bishops and Kings, Mediaeval Monks, and Other Later Saints by Mrs. Arthur Bell.

Saints and their Symbols: A Companion in the Churches and Picture Galleries of Europe by E. A. Greene.

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.

Franciscan Legends in Italian Art: Pictures in Italian Churches and Galleries by Emma Gurney (and also)

To Pray

Prayer to Saint Margaret of Cortona

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