German School, (15th century). Medium: woodcut. Date: 1499. Saint Brendan (c.484-c.577) of Clonfert; he and his companions landed on an island and lit a fire, the earth began to move and they quickly sailed away, when they looked back they realised the island was actually a giant fish; one of the episodes on Brendan's journey from Ireland to the Island of Paradise; Provenance: Private Collection. Photographic rights held by The Bridgeman Art Library.