Category:Paintings of Saint Luke painting the Virgin
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English: Paintings of St. Luke Painting the Virgin depict the Christian belief that Saint Luke was the first one to create an image of the Madonna and Child. These paintings were often commissioned as altarpieces for St. Luke chapels in European churches prior to the Protestant Reformation. The painter was often the head of the largest local painter's workshop, and such workshops loosely organized themselves into Guilds of St. Luke towards the end of the 16th century. After the reformation, in Protestant cities, such guilds became secular and were often reorganized to accomodate the lack of church and altar-specific responsibilities.
Nederlands: St. Lucas schildert de madonna, ook bekend als Lukas-madonna, is de onderwerp van een neo-gotische altarstuk in de Grote Kerk van vele europese steden.
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Media in category "Paintings of Saint Luke painting the Virgin"
The following 51 files are in this category, out of 51 total.
- El Greco 035.jpg 509 KB
- Hermen Rode 001.jpg 693 KB
- Jan Gossaert 005.jpg 98 KB
- Josef Winterhalder Lukas.jpg 580 KB
- Karlskirche - Wien 042.jpg 3.07 MB
- Mabuse St Luke.jpg 848 KB
- Marmoutier Abbaye 244.JPG 3.4 MB
- Marmoutier Abbaye 274.JPG 2.85 MB
- Marmoutier Abbaye 35.JPG 1.35 MB
- Ribalta-san lucas.jpg 133 KB
- Spalt St. Nikolaus 393.JPG 6.08 MB
- Weingarten Vierungszwickel 4.jpg 2.96 MB