Cathedral partially closed
    A quiet visit is possible
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Crucifixion Altar, c.1500, closed view

Photo: © Dombauhütte Köln, Matz und Schenk

Closing the altar-piece reveals grisaille paintings of St Vitus and St Valentine on the back of the wings. The figures stand on consoles decorated with foliage and dancing or wrestling figures.

Kulturstiftung Kölner Dom Das Generationenprojekt 11.000 Sterne für den Kölner Dom ZENTRAL-DOMBAU-VEREIN ZU KÖLN VON 1842 DOMKLOSTER 4