An image of Fr. Noel Chabanel, Jesuit missionary and Catholic saint, on whose life Brian Moore claims to have based his character Fr. Paul Laforgue.  He shares a feast day (October 19th) with other Jesuit martyrs in North America, including, among others, Isaac Jogues and John de Brebeuf.

The image appears through the courtesy of The Catholic Tradition:
http://www.catholictradition.org/