Paintings from the doors of the organ from La Seu d’Urgell cathedral

Paintings from the doors of the organ from La Seu d’Urgell cathedral
 

Paintings from the doors of the organ from La Seu d’Urgell cathedral

 

Paintings from the doors of the organ from La Seu d’Urgell cathedral

The religious or devotional medal is another of the basic series into which medallic sculpture is divided. In this case, hanging as a protective element from a gold chain on the neck of Saint Sebastian, there is a medal on which the Crucifixion is represented. It is during the Renaissance that the medal becomes a new artistic mainstay, derived from and inspired by coinage, especially in re-using its “language”.

 

Paintings from the doors of the organ from La Seu d’Urgell cathedral, Maestro de la Seu d’Urgell, c. 1495-1498

Room 27

 

Paintings from the doors of the organ from La Seu d’Urgell cathedral