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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A painted or carved screen placed above and behind a raised structure in a church or communion table.

Usage examples (25)
  • Lochner painted the altarpiece circa 1445 for the high altar of Cologne Cathedral.
  • The main altarpiece is made of wooden with simple ornaments.
  • All these works are later than the altarpiece which
  • Of particular merit are the fine tapestries and the altarpiece of for more
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