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The rococo roof with a painting of the Immaculate Conception in the church of Nossa Senhora da Conceição dos Militares in Recife, Brazil.

The rococo roof with a painting of the Immaculate Conception in the church of Nossa Senhora da Conceição dos Militares in Recife, Brazil.

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The rococo high altar in the pilgrimage church of Marienberg, Bavaria.

The rococo high altar in the pilgrimage church of Marienberg, Bavaria.

Mary’s Assumption by Egid Quirin Asam in the abbey church of Rohr, Germany.

Mary’s Assumption by Egid Quirin Asam in the abbey church of Rohr, Germany.

The Annunciation (1763) by Franz Ignaz Günther.

The Annunciation (1763) by Franz Ignaz Günther.

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A copy of the miraculous image of Mary as the Mother of Beautiful Love in a rococo frame, Wessobrunn, Bavaria.

A copy of the miraculous image of Mary as the Mother of Beautiful Love in a rococo frame, Wessobrunn, Bavaria.

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The interior of the rococo pilgrimage church of Maria Steinbach in Legau, Germany.

The interior of the rococo pilgrimage church of Maria Steinbach in Legau, Germany.

The rococo interior of the pilgrimage church of Maria Taferl in Austria.

The rococo interior of the pilgrimage church of Maria Taferl in Austria.

The interior of the rococo pilgrimage church of Our Lady of the Rosary in Marienberg near Burghausen, Germany.

The interior of the rococo pilgrimage church of Our Lady of the Rosary in Marienberg near Burghausen, Germany.

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The rococo altar in the pilgrimage basilica of Maria Rankweil, Austria.

The rococo altar in the pilgrimage basilica of Maria Rankweil, Austria.

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Gnadenbild Maria Trost
A rococo engraving of the miraculous image and pilgrimage church of Maria Plain outside Salzburg, Austria.The image, venerated as Our Lady of Consolation, was officially crowned in 1751. In 1779 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart wrote a special Mass (F Major, K. 192) for the annual coronation festival.

Gnadenbild Maria Trost

A rococo engraving of the miraculous image and pilgrimage church of Maria Plain outside Salzburg, Austria.

The image, venerated as Our Lady of Consolation, was officially crowned in 1751. In 1779 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart wrote a special Mass (F Major, K. 192) for the annual coronation festival.

Bona Protectrix
A German rococo print of Mary as the Good Protectress, or the Good Shepherdess. This representation of Mary was particularly popular during the baroque age.

Bona Protectrix

A German rococo print of Mary as the Good Protectress, or the Good Shepherdess. This representation of Mary was particularly popular during the baroque age.

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Sanctae Familiae Mariae, Iesu, et Ioseph

Sanctae Familiae Mariae, Iesu, et Ioseph

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The rococo pietà in the pilgrimage church of Andechs in Bavaria, Germany.

The rococo pietà in the pilgrimage church of Andechs in Bavaria, Germany.

Unsere liebe Frau in GaltürThe statue of Mary in the parish church of Galtür, a village in the Paznaun valley in Tyrol, Austria.The image is venerated under the title Advocate of the Poor and has  attracted pilgrims since medieval times. In 1622 it survived a fire  that destroyed most of the village and the church. This was seen as a great miracle.

Unsere liebe Frau in Galtür

The statue of Mary in the parish church of Galtür, a village in the Paznaun valley in Tyrol, Austria.

The image is venerated under the title Advocate of the Poor and has attracted pilgrims since medieval times. In 1622 it survived a fire that destroyed most of the village and the church. This was seen as a great miracle.

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