The Pope, St Gregory the Great, was prompted by the sight of Anglo-Saxon slaves for sale in the Roman slave markets to send St Augustine and forty other monks to convert the English.
St Gregory and the Slaves by David Jones, 1922
© The artist's estate
- 17 x 14 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,250 ( Total: £5,000)
- Acquired in:
- Wolseley Fine Arts Limited
The David Jones Estate; with Austin Desmond; with Wolseley Fine Arts.
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