The Marian Altar of Wit Stwosz—Replica, St. John Cantius Parish, Chicago

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Master carver Wit Stowz (or Veit Stoss) created his three-story masterpiece for Krakow's Basilica of the Virgin Mary. Three-stories high and 36-foot wide, The Great Altar of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is a masterpiece of Gothic art. And now, through the "Restore the Sacred" mission of Fr. Frank Phillips, C.R., a magnificent replica of the Stowz Altarpiece now adorns Chicago's St. John Cantius Catholic Church…

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