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I've stumbled upon this picture and got interested.

Is this an episode from St. Wolfgang's life? What's the book that the devil is holding?

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closed as off topic by David Stratton, Caleb Sep 12 '12 at 7:39

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Sorry, not on topic. This is a question about a specific piece of art, not Christianity. –  David Stratton Sep 12 '12 at 5:44
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Perhaps you would like to ask a question about who St. Wolfgang was, what his significance to Christianity is or what his beliefs about the devil were? Asking something along those lines while including a footnote about about looking for any episodes or beliefs that might have led to such a painting might make a decent on topic question. As it is, this is about an artist's work and their conception of something more than it is about Christianity. –  Caleb Sep 12 '12 at 7:42
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I followed your link to Google images. I clicked one at random. It took me to a Wikipedia page. That page said, "This painting represents the legend of Wolfgang forcing the devil to help him to build a church." This was not exactly difficult. –  TRiG Sep 12 '12 at 16:12

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