The Retablo of Ciudad Rodrigo


There are art treasures hidden everywhere. If you are anywhere near Tucson AZ, or plan to be, be sure to stop at the Brian Ganter Museum of Art on the campus of the University of Arizona. Since the 1960’s they have had on permanent display a neautifuk example of 15th century sacred art from Spain, the retalbo of Ciudad Rodrigo.

You learn more about the story of this unique collection here.

But this site, gives you a better example of the images and details of the various works.


Pontifex University is an online university offering a Master’s Degree in Sacred Arts. For more information visit the website at

Lawrence Klimecki is a deacon for the diocese of Sacramento as well as a working artist, he writes on art and faith at 

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