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#1009: West Portal: The Nativity

Photo 1009: West Portal: The Nativity - Chartres Cathedral

Photo Details

Photo ID
1009
Credit
Title
West Portal: The Nativity
Caption
The Virgin Mary in bed after the birth of Christ, who has mostly disappeared from the upper part of the scene. Joseph stands by on the left. Detail of the west portal or Royal Portal, completed by 1150. Its celebrated sculptures show the transition from Romanesque to Gothic.
Geotag
48.447799° N, 1.487773° E
Uploaded
November 12, 2009
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
ISO
100