Medieval London

Seven Sacraments Altarpiece (detail of confirmation)

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Title

Seven Sacraments Altarpiece (detail of confirmation)

Subject

Chrismatory

Description

A Bishop is anointing a boy with the chrism, in a confirmation ceremony, while holding a gilded chrismatory.

Creator

Rogier van der Weyden (1399 or 1400 – 18 June 1464)

Publisher

Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp
Web Gallery of Art

Date

1445-1450

Contributor

Esther Cuenca

Rights

Type

Still image

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Original Format

Oil on oak panel

Physical Dimensions

119 x 63 cm

Files

1sevens1.jpg

Collection

Citation

Rogier van der Weyden (1399 or 1400 – 18 June 1464), “Seven Sacraments Altarpiece (detail of confirmation),” Medieval London, accessed September 21, 2021, https://medievallondon.ace.fordham.edu/items/show/7.

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