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The Cracow Altar of Veit Stoss

Arthur Burkhard

The Cracow Altar of Veit Stoss

by Arthur Burkhard

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Published by s.n. in [s.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stoss, Veit, -- d. 1533.,
  • Kościół Mariacki (Kraków, Poland)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references

    StatementArthur Burkhard
    The Physical Object
    Pagination26 p., [5] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22786228M

    Cracow St. Mary's Church the main altar of Veit Stoss: Description: The presentation of Jesus at the temple: City/State: Cracow,LESSER POLAND: Country: Poland: Type/Era: Postcard, Continental Chrome: Size (approx.): " x 6" (11 x cm) Categories: Foreign Countries/Eastern Europe More Topics/Churches: Cardcow id: , /images/set Seller Rating: % positive. Veit Stoss >The German sculptor Veit Stoss (ca. ) perfected the expressive late >Gothic style in his early masterpiece, the high altar of the Virgin Mary [1] >in Cracow, Poland. His late sculpture shows his mastery of a new, abstract, >Renaissance-inspired art.

    Another altar of his in this church has reliefs depicting six scenes in the life of St. Stanislaus. The fine qualities of this work, especially the animation of the portrayal and the effective composition, obtained for him in the commission of making the tomb of King Casimir IV in the Cathedral of Cracow. Download 15 Altarpiece Veit Stoss St Marys Altar Cracow Krakow Poland Stock Photos for FREE or amazingly low rates! New users enjoy 60% OFF. ,, stock photos online.

    This article is within the scope of WikiProject Poland, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of Poland on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks. Start This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale. Mid This article has been rated as Mid-importance on the. Examinations of wooden sculptures from the altar of Veit Stoss in Cracow.


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The Cracow Altar of Veit Stoss Paperback – January 1, by Arthur Burkhard (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Arthur Burkhard. The Cracow altar [Stoss, Veit] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Cracow altarAuthor: Veit Stoss.

Krakow's Gothic Masterpiece by Veit Stoss He lived and worked here for 19 years, and he sacrificed twelve of them ( to ) to carve in wood his best work ever: three-story-high altarpiece in the basilica of the Virgin Mary's at Krakow’s central Grand Square.

You can book tour with the story of only The Veit Stoss Altarpiece or tour with walk through the St. Mary’s Basilica and the Veit Stoss Altarpiece included.

Duration: the Altar itself: h-1 h a walk through the Basilica with the Altar: 1 h or more. His earliest work () is the celebrated altar of the Blessed Virgin in the Church of Our Lady at Cracow, which is made in three parts, as an altar with wings.

In the centre is seen the almost life-size figure of the Mother of God as she sinks dying into the arms of an Apostle. Buy The Cracow altar 1st ed.] by Veit Stoss (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Veit Stoss. The altar stands in the presbytery of the church of the Assumption of the Most Holy Virgin Mary, the main place of religious worship in Cracow.

It is the largest wooden altar made at the Gothic period and is a masterpiece of Veit Stoss (–) from by: 1. In Cracow, the worlds of history and legend often seem to blur into each other, and there are few finer illustrations of this than the tale of Veit Stoss, a character who might have stepped straight out of the pages of Grimm.

Stoss was born in the small German village of Horb am Neckar, and his rise as an artist was nothing short of meteoric. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library Book: All Authors / Contributors: Veit Stoss. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Notes: Translation of Ołtarz krakowski. Carved over a period of 12 years, the 15th Century Veit Stoss Altarpiece is located behind the high altar of St.

Mary’s Basilica, Krakow. Veit Stoss Altarpiece,St Mary’s Basilica, Krakow, Poland. Photo by Candy Bedworth. St. Mary's Church in Krakow - Altar of Veit Stoss Opening of the Altarpiece of Veit Stoss / Öffnung des Krakauer Hochaltars 's Basilica altar opening in Krakow, Poland.

The Altarpiece of Veit Stoss is the largest Gothic altarpiece in the world. It was built in the 15th century by the Bavarian sculptor Veit Stoss and comes with a long history.

For centuries it was located in the St. Mary’s Basilica in Kraków (Kościół Mariacki) until the Nazis carried it off to Nuremberg during the Second World War.

Stoss's most impressive and important work is the high altar () of the parish church of the Virgin Mary in Cracow. It is an elaborate polychromed wood structure, with two sets of wings which depict in relief sculpture the life of the Virgin and of Christ. Opening ceremony of the altar inside 's Basilica in Krakow, Poland.

His earliest work () is the celebrated altar of the Blessed Virgin in the Church of Our Lady at Cracow, which is made in three parts, as an altar with wings. In the centre is seen the almost life-size figure of the.

The Altarpiece by Veit Stoss in Kraków (Polish: Ołtarz Wita Stwosza, German: Krakauer Hochaltar), also St. Mary's Altar (Ołtarz Mariacki), is the largest Gothic altarpiece in the world and a national treasure of Poland. It is located behind the High altar of St.

Mary's Basilica, Kraków. The altarpiece was carved between and by the German sculptor Veit Stoss (known in Polish as. It is located behind the High altar (Catholicism) of St. Mary's Basilica, Kraków. The altarpiece was carved between and by the German sculptor Veit Stoss (Wit Stwosz) who moved to the city at around that time and lived there for the next 20 years.

The retable was paid for by the townspeople of Cracow. Veit Stoss: | | | |Veit Stoss| | | | | ||| World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive.Veit Stoss constructed for St Mary’s Church in Cracow during the ’s (the Marienaltar in the Marienkirche) is the largest of its kind in Europe (Kahsnitz p).

It is a polyptych showing the death of the Virgin Mary, surrounded by the apostles as she is assumed directly to heaven by Jesus.The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress.

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