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#1681: Facade and Tower

Photo 1681: Facade and Tower - Notre-Dame-la-Grande, Poitiers

Photo Details

Photo ID
1681
Date
2008-07-14
Location
Notre-Dame-la-Grande, Poitiers
Description
Top of west facade and left tower with conical roof, both mid-12th-century, Notre-Dame-la-Grande, Poitiers. The mandorla at top center depicts Christ in Majesty. Both the richly sculpted facade and pinecone tower are characteristics of Romanesque churches in the Poitou region.
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Resolution
3888 x 2592 px
File Size
5.80 MB
ISO
100
Geotag
46.583266° N, 0.343977° E
Date Digitized
July 14, 2008
Date Uploaded
November 16, 2009
Credit
Holly Hayes