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#2421: Portal of the Virgin: Ages of Man (Elderly)

Photo 2421: Portal of the Virgin: Ages of Man (Elderly) - Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris

Photo Details

Photo ID
2421
Date
2008-07-21
Location
Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris
Description
The Portal of the Virgin, dedicated to the patroness of the cathedral, was sculpted around 1210-20. The abutments of the doors have panels representing the cycle of earthly life. This is a detail of the right side of the central trumeau, depicting an old man as part of a series of the ages of man.
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Resolution
2592 x 3888 px
File Size
4.84 MB
ISO
100
Geotag
48.852977° N, 2.349937° E
Date Digitized
July 21, 2008
Date Uploaded
December 1, 2009
Credit
Holly Hayes