Decoration in Notre Dame Collegiate Church, Huy, Belgium, (1928). Creator: Unknown
Decoration in Notre Dame Collegiate Church, Huy, Belgium, (1928). 'End of 15th Century...Vault painting in the Church of our Lady (Collegiate Church)'. After C. Tulpinck. Plate LXXVIII, fig 165, from "An Encyclopaedia of Colour Decoration from the Earliest Times to the Middle of the XIXth Century" with explanatory text by Helmuth Bossert. [Ernst Wasmuth Ltd., Berlin, 1928]
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St James the Apostle (St James the Great), Patron Saint of Spain. Artist: Unknown
St James the Apostle (St James the Great), Patron Saint of Spain. Tradition states that St James preached Christianity in Spain, after which he returned to the Holy Land, where he was martyred. His body miraculously translated to Compostela in Spain, which subsequently became one of the most sacred sites of pilgrimage for Catholics. The horse's trappings show scallop shells, the saint's symbol.
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