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Unformatted text preview: -This church has more sculpture than pretty much other church. -4 Figures on Center Door (Visitation Group) o The one on the left is Mary, the mother of God. o The other one is Elisabeth, the cousin of Mary. o They are walking and are not in controposto. o Imitates a scene from the Bible, known as the Visitation. o Occurred when Mary was expecting Jesus, visited Elisabeth who was pregnant with John the Baptist. o The columns are very tiny. o Mary is very young. Elisabeth looks very old (described in the bible as beyond child bearing years) o Worked in the round. Ekkehard and Uta, Naumburg Cathedral, Naumburg, Germany 1245 -Simple apse. -Three steps up to the alter. -Donor figures -Done of the master in his workshop in France. -The figures who represent rich people donated money to the church. -One of the Statues o Sword is drawn. -Ekkehard and Uta...
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course ART HISTOR 100 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '09 term at UMass (Amherst).
- Fall '09