Example sentences for: altarpiece

How can you use “altarpiece” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • I'm thinking of Ernst's mock Renaissance altarpiece of the Virgin spanking the Holy Infant with the artist, Breton, and I think Éluard as witnesses.

  • Inside the cathedral, a beautiful baroque silver altarpiece is worth a look, as is the rose window.

  • Massive without, and richly decorated within, the cathedral contains over 30 chapels, including the central Capilla Mayor with its Flemish altarpiece, and the Capilla Real (Royal Chapel), last resting place of Ferdinand III, the “King-Saint” who delivered Sevilla from the hands of the infidel.

  • The interior is outstanding, with exquisite timber carvings on the ceiling and pulpit and an enormous Baroque altarpiece with Flemish panels.

  • A­mong the chapels which were given Baroque finishings in the late 16th century, notice an exquisite Perugino altarpiece of God the Father.

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