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  • Secrets of the Divine: The Altarpiece of Cuidad Rodrigo

Secrets of the Divine: The Altarpiece of Cuidad Rodrigo | Full Program | PBS

Duration: 53:45 (Full Program)
Program: Secrets of the Divine: The Altarpiece of Cuidad Rodrigo

Equal parts historical art, mystery and scientific exploration, Secrets of the Divine: The Altarpiece of Ciudad Rodrigo delves into the exhibition "Fernando Gallego & His Workshop: The Altarpiece from Ciudad Rodrigo." The altarpiece, or ratablo, adorned an altar at a cathedral in west central Spain. It is considered by scholars to be some of the most beautiful and iconographical ambitious paintings of the 15th century.

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Post Date: March 15, 2011