Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Detail of the reredo atop the altar in the Bethlehem Chapel at Washington National Cathedral in Washington, D.C.

The limestone reredo is of Indiana limestone, and sculpted by John Evans in 1912. The central panel, seen here, is cut from a single piece of stone and depicts the birth of Christ.

Altar 01 - Bethlehem Chapel - National Cathedral - DC

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