"and Catherine said, 'They're Carpaccios,'"
'Arrival of the English Ambassadors' (1495-1500, 1st of the St Ursual group)
Public Domain'Arrival of the English Ambassadors' (1495-1500, 1st of the St Ursual group) - Credit: Vittore Carpaccio

 Vittore Carpaccio (c.1465-1525) was an Italian painter of the Venetian School who studied under Gentile Bellini. Amongst his best-known works are nine related paintings known as The Legend of St Ursula, two examples of which are shown left and below. Note that the original of the painting on the left has a section missing.

The St Ursula paintings are on display at the Gallerie dell'Accademio in Venice.

'Apotheosis of St. Ursula'
Public Domain'Apotheosis of St. Ursula' - Credit: Vittore Carpaccio