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#6560: West Portal Detail: Left Archivolts

Photo 6560: West Portal Detail: Left Archivolts - Angers Cathedral

Photo Details

Photo ID
6560
Date
2008-07-17
Location
Angers Cathedral
Description
Left archivolts of the Romanesque west portal (c.1170) of Angers Cathedral, which was inspired by the west portal at Chartres. The inner archivolts have sculptures of the elect and angels; the outer two archivolts have the 24 Elders of the Apocalypse. Traces of paint can still be seen.
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Resolution
2870 x 4500 px
File Size
8.63 MB
ISO
100
Geotag
47.470458° N, 0.554788° W
Date Digitized
July 17, 2008
Date Uploaded
August 20, 2010
Credit
Holly Hayes