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Altar of St. Magdalene — The Weekday Panels (Lucas Cranach the Elder)

From Left to Right: 

  1. "St Valentine, patron saint of the suffering ill, cures a man from ‘falling sickness’, which is today known as Epilepsy.”
  2. "Legend holds that St Marta tamed a dragon by sprinkling holy water on him. The animal crouches submissively by her feet.”
  3. St John Chrysostomus is one of the four Great Eastern Doctors of the Church. His sermons converted many people, which earned him the name ‘The Golden Mouthed’”
  4. The Fourth Panel is lost; the saint depicted is unknown. 

Source: Museen der Stadt Aschaffenburg

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Karl Wolff, Heinrich Himmler and Hermann Goering

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Nybyggarna (1972) dir. Jan Troell

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Maiestas Domini while the Archangel Michael Weighs the Souls, central panel from the triptych The Last Judgment, Hans Memling, ca. 1467-71

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Mausoleum on Cementiri de Montjuïc, Barcelona

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