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#5148: West Portal: Saint with Crossed Feet

Photo 5148: West Portal: Saint with Crossed Feet - Chartres Cathedral

Photo Details

Photo ID
5148
Date
2008-07-19
Location
Chartres Cathedral
Description
Statue of a saint with crossed legs implying dynamic movement, like the famous prophet sculpures at Moissac Abbey. Door jamb of the west portal (c.1150), also known as the Royal Portal, whose celebrated sculptures show the transition from Romanesque to Gothic. Chartres Cathedral, France.
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Resolution
3232 x 4900 px
File Size
7.42 MB
ISO
100
Geotag
48.447799° N, 1.487773° E
Date Digitized
July 19, 2008
Date Uploaded
March 25, 2010
Credit
Holly Hayes