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#846: Capital: Hospitality of Abraham

Photo 846: Capital: Hospitality of Abraham - National Museum of the Middle Ages, Paris

Photo Details

Photo ID
846
Date
2008-07-21
Location
National Museum of the Middle Ages, Paris
Description
Detail of Romanesque capital depicting the Hospitality of Abraham, in which Abraham and his wife Sarah welcome three angelic visitors to their table (Genesis 18). In Christian interpretation, this Old Testament story is a foreshadowing of the Trinity.
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Resolution
3888 x 2592 px
File Size
5.66 MB
ISO
800
Geotag
48.850392° N, 2.343999° E
Date Digitized
July 21, 2008
Date Uploaded
November 11, 2009
Credit
Holly Hayes