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Rogier van der Weyden - Dream of Pope Sergius.

c.1437-1440. Oil on panel. J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu, USA. More.

Rogier van der Weyden. Dream of Pope Sergius.
Dream of Pope Sergius. The scene is set around 705 in Rome. An angel appears to Pope Sergius in a dream, telling him to appoint a pilgrim named Hubert to the office of the murdered Bishop of Li├Ęge, St. Lambert. At the very back, outside the portal of a cathedral, the Pope is giving Hubert the Episcopal crozier and miter

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