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Overview page. Subjects: British History.

Are, literally, chief bishops. By the 5th cent. ad the title was applied to the occupants of sees of major ecclesiastical importance, particularly those of metropolitan bishops. This...

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Egbert, Archbishop of Trier

Franz J. Ronig.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 820 words.

(b c. ad 950; reg 977–93; d ?Trier, 8–9 Dec 993).

Patron. He was the son of Dirk II, Count of Holland (reg c. 940–88), and Hiltigard of...

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Thomas (à) Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury

Ursula Nilgen.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 755 words.

(b London, 21 Dec ?1120; d Canterbury, Dec 29, 1170; can Feb 1173; fd 29 Dec).

English archbishop, saint and patron. He was born of bourgeois stock and trained at the schools...

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Ebbo [Ebo], Archbishop of Reims

Joachim E. Gaehde.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 357 words.

(d Hildesheim, ad 851).

Frankish patron. The son of a royal serf of Saxon stock, Ebbo was raised as a foster brother of the future emperor Louis the Pious (reg 813–40) and...

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St. Dunstan, Archbishop of Canterbury

Douglas Dales.

in Medieval Studies

P ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500); Literary Studies (Early and Medieval); Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Anglo-Saxon and Medieval Archaeology. 7910 words.

Dunstan (b. c. 909–d. 988) was a person of central importance in the life of church and state in 10th-century England. He grew up near the ancient shrine of Glastonbury in Somerset and may...

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Fonseca y Acevedo, Alonso de, Archbishop of Toledo

Richard L. Kagan.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Renaissance Art. 433 words.

(b Santiago de Compostela, 1476; d Toledo, Feb 4, 1534).

Spanish prelate and educator. The illegitimate son of Alfonso de Fonseca, Archbishop of Santiago, Fonseca studied at...

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Raitenau, Wolf Dietrich von, Prince–Archbishop of Salzburg

Doris Kutschbach.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Renaissance Art. 527 words.

(b Lochau, nr Bregenz, March 26, 1559; d Salzburg, Jan 16, 1617).

Austrian ecclesiastic and patron. He was a great-nephew of Pope Pius IV and related through his mother to the...

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Ebo, Archbishop of Reims (ad 851)

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Medieval Art and Architecture

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 403 words.

The son of a royal serf of Saxon stock, Ebo was raised as a foster brother of the future emperor

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Egbert, Archbishop of Trier (b c. ad 950)

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Medieval Art and Architecture

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 874 words.

He was the son of Dirk II, Count of Holland (reg c. 940–88), and Hiltigard of Flanders.

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Thomas (à) Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury (21 Dec ?1120)

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Medieval Art and Architecture

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 781 words.

He was born of bourgeois stock and trained at the schools of Paris. Early in his career he showed a

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Raitenau, Wolf Dietrich von, Prince-Archbishop of Salzburg (26 March 1559)

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Northern Renaissance Art

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 553 words.

(b Lochau, nr Bregenz, 26 March 1559; d Salzburg, 16 Jan 1617).

Austrian ecclesiastic and

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Voragine, Jacopo da (c. 1230–98)

Kate Challis.

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 219 words.

(c. 1230–98).

Italian archbishop and writer. Voragine was a Dominican friar who became Archbishop of Genoa in 1292

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Aethelwold (c. ad 908)

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Medieval Art and Architecture

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 259 words.

With Dunstan, Archbishop of Canterbury (reg 959–88), and Oswald, Archbishop of York (reg 972–92), he was the moving

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Marchesini, Girolamo

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Renaissance Art. 13 words.

Italian, 17th century, male.

Miniaturist.

Girolamo Marchesini worked for Archbishop Borromeo of Milan.

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Bellapais Abbey

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Medieval Art and Architecture

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 1050 words.

Premonstratensian abbey in Cyprus dedicated to the Virgin Mary. The abbey was founded in 1206 by Thierry, Archbishop of Nicosia,

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Hellbrunn, Schloss

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Northern Renaissance Art

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 435 words.

Castle in Salzburg, Austria. To the south of Salzburg, Archbishop marcus sitticus von Hohenems (reg 1612–19) commissioned santino

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Hohenems, Marcus Sitticus von (24 June 1574)

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Northern Renaissance Art

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 342 words.

Prince-Archbishop of Salzburg (b Hohenems, 24 June 1574; d Salzburg, 9 Oct 1619).

Austrian churchman

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Avignon, Musée du Petit Palais

Hugh Brigstocke.

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 162 words.

A new museum, installed in the old Archbishop's Palace in 1976, to house some 300 pictures from the collection

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Wöhrle, Carl

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: 19th-Century Art. 26 words.

Austrian, 19th century, male.

Active in 1813.

Portrait artist.

Brno (Moravská Gal.): Portrait of Cardinal Maria Thaddäus von Trautmannsdorff,...

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Digby, Simon

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: 18th-Century Art. 26 words.

Irish, 18th century, male.

Died 1720, in Ireland.

Miniaturist. Portraits.

Digby executed a large number of portraits.

Dublin: Portrait of...

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Naumburg

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Medieval Art and Architecture

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400). 2431 words.

German town in Saxony-Anhalt on the River Saale. The bishop of Naumburg was a suffragan of the archbishop of Magdeburg.

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