Example sentences for: altarpiece

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  • 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.

  • Piero della Francesca’s celebrated Montefeltro Altarpiece (1474) is his last work.

  • 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.

  • This time the altarpiece is a plain white block of marble centered on the floor, Wolfgang Laib's Milkstone (1988).

  • The altarpiece was removed from the Sé in 1717.

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