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#3200: Narthex Capital: Lions and Dancing? (Detail)

Photo 3200: Narthex Capital: Lions and Dancing? (Detail) - Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire Abbey

Photo Details

Photo ID
3200
Date
2008-07-19
Location
Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire Abbey
Description
Detail of Romanesque capital in which hungry lions devour a human head along the bottom, while a possible dance party takes place above. Capital in the narthex, or Tour de Gauzlin, of Saint-Benoît-sur-Loire Abbey, c.1070-80.
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Resolution
3888 x 2592 px
File Size
5.67 MB
ISO
200
Geotag
47.809538° N, 2.305874° E
Date Digitized
July 19, 2008
Date Uploaded
December 4, 2009
Credit
Holly Hayes