Two choir-stalls

Parish
Transfiguration of Jesus parish in Maków Podhalański
Identifier
DZIELO/03879
Amount
2
Catalogue note author
Maria Działo

Abstract

The choirs were built in the second half of the 20th century, after 1966. Choirs are church benches popularized since the 11th century. They are abundantly ornamented, with tall backrests, often with canopies, armrests and prie-dieus, placed against the walls of the chancel. They were intended for the clergy or reputable churchgoers. Among the abundncy of choir decorations are oil paintings on wood by Roman Skowron, presenting the history of "Madonna of Maków" painting.

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How to cite?

Maria Działo, "Two choir-stalls", [in:] "The Sacred Lesser Poland Heritage", 2022, source:  https://sdm.upjp2.edu.pl/en/works/two-choir-stalls-1

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