religious art in sculpture

From the late Middle Ages, this work of art depicts the Holy Trinity: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit (as a dove).  These pictures are of works that are on display at the Legion of Honor museum in San Francisco.

 

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From the Book of Genesis, this work depicts Adam and Eve after eating of the fruit of the tree of knowledge.  (Note the coiled serpent.)

 

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Mary with Jesus.

 

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An ornate cross behind glass seen here.  The paintings viewed in the distance date from the 1300s.

 

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A sculptured work depicting one of the popes of the latter Middle Ages.

 

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