History in Pictures-Wittenberg

Wittenberg, October 31, 1517

Signed and dated: Ward, 1864

Oil on canvas

Eyre Crowe, A.R.A.

English, 1824–1910

From the Museum & Gallery at Bob Jones University

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This painting’s scene is full of “portraits” of many key characters—men and women—involved in the conversation at the epicenter of the Reformation. Listen, then see if you can find the character described.