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|Caption:||The famed El Transparente, directly behind the main altar. A wall of marble and florid baroque alabaster sculpture, the Baroque altarpiece was created in 1729-1732 by sculptor Narcisco Tomé, who cut a skylight in the ceiling to give it proper illumination. The sculptures include angels, a Last Supper in alabaster, and the Ascension of the Virgin.|
|Keywords:||toledo cathedral spain catedral gothic catholic el transparente year1732 c18 baroque altarpiece tome altar art|
|Digital Size:||3028 x 4500 pixels|
|Print Sizes:||12.6 x 18.8 inches @ 240 dpi|
10.1 x 15.0 inches @ 300 dpi
|Created:||April 2, 2007|
|Uploaded:||January 18, 2010|