Altar with Virgin and Child, St. Christopher, St. George, St. Barbara, and St. Catherine
Photo Credit: photo: R. Lee
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Altar with Virgin and Child, St. Christopher, St. George, St. Barbara, and St. Catherine1520 (possibly a restrike printed later)
Albrecht Altdorfer, German, (ca. 1480–1538)
- altars - Use for constructions upon which religious sacrifice is offered. Includes both small, tablelike fixtures and larger, free-standing, outdoor structures. For the surface at which communion is celebrated in Protestant churches, use "communion tables." [September 1993 related term added. March 1993 descriptor moved. October 1991 scope note changed.]
- designs - Specific conceptual schemes for the organization or appearance of graphic works, objects, structures, or systems. For proposed undertakings or creations in general, including works of art or architecture, or for the actual carrying out of such proposals, use "projects." [May 1993 related term added. January 1991 alternate term added.]
- New Testament
- religious art - Use broadly for art depicting religious subjects or for art used in worship. [September 1993 descriptor added.]
- restrikes - Impressions made from a printing surface or a die after the original edition or issue has been completed; refers especially to prints and to coins. [December 1992 descriptor added.]
- Saint Christopher
- Saint George
- saints - Related Term
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