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Lucas Cranach's patron, the Elector Frederick the Wise of Saxony in sixteenth-century Germany, asked the artist to illustrate a...
Turning the Pages: Lucas Cranach, Reliquary Book, 1509
Related Story: Making a Pilgrimage
The Hindu god Vishnu has ten avatars, or incarnations. Learn about each of the avatars with these origin stories.
Placidus Sprenger, a Benedictine monk, print historian, and librarian in eighteenth-century Bavaria, collected devotional prints when these pilgrimage souvenirs had become less spiritually central to...
Turning the Pages: Devotional Scrapbook, 1798

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