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#21533: Detail of 13th-Century Rose Window

Photo 21533: Detail of 13th-Century Rose Window - Lausanne Cathedral

Photo Details

Photo ID
21533
Credit
Title
Detail of 13th-Century Rose Window
Caption
Detail of Lausanne Cathedral's south rose window, dating from the 13th century (only the central piece is not original). The rose was a popular medieval representation of the universe and Lausanne's huge rose contains images representing the four seasons, four elements, four winds, four rivers of paradise, the twelve labors of the months and the signs of the zodiac.
Geotag
46.522560° N, 6.635249° E
Uploaded
May 14, 2013
Camera
Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT
Lens
17.0-70.0 mm
ISO
1600