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Position of the Altarpiece

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Rossakiewicz, Jacek. Grunewald Isenheim Altarpiece Open. Digital image. Wikimedia Commons. N.p., 2 May 2005. Web. 17 Nov. 2015.

Displayed in the open position, the Isenheim Altarpiece likely was meant to

A

inspire people to convert to Christianity.

B

evoke empathy for Jesus's suffering.

C

serve as a reminder that earthly diseases will be gone in the 'next world'.

D

show the artist's piety.