Our Lady of Calvary
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|Our Lady of Calvary|
|Medium||oil on canvas|
|Dimensions||90 cm × 74 cm (35 in × 29 in)|
|Location||Sanctuary of Calvary, Kalwaria Zebrzydowska|
Our Lady of Calvary is a 17th-century painting situated in the shrine of Kalwaria Zebrzydowska, one of the most visited pilgrimage sites in Poland. According to legend, the painting wept in 1641. The owner presented the painting to the Bernardine monastery at Kalwaria Zebrzydowska. Veneration of the painting was authorized fifteen years later, and a chapel was commissioned to house it.
- Neil Wilson and others, Poland, Lonely Planet, 5th edition (2005), p. 210.
- Barbara Swiech, Kalwaria Zebrzydowska Sanctuary, BellaOnline. Accessed 22 March 2010.
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