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When complete it must have formed a splendid screen, standing behind the high-altar.The Motor Routes of England|Gordon Home
For the church of the same monks, also, he painted the panel of the high-altar, the upper part of which is done in a good manner.Lives of the Most Eminent Painters Sculptors and Architects|Giorgio Vasari
In the interior of the church, the wooden altar-screen over the high-altar dated from 1616.
Above the high-altar the whole wall is covered with Luini's loveliest work, in excellent light and far from ill preserved.New Italian sketches|John Addington Symonds
At the high-altar some priests in purple; the Crucifix and pictures veiled in violet silk.The Spirit of Rome|Vernon Lee