Chartres Cathedral; Sarah, Abraham, Hagar; jamb figures, left embrasure, left portal, west facade.
 
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Title:Chartres Cathedral; Sarah, Abraham, Hagar; jamb figures, left embrasure, left portal, west facade
Notes:Left jamb figures of left portal (portal of Ascension), west facade. From left: Sarah?, Abraham?, Hagar? Identity is undetermined, as is the iconography of the statues on which they stand. [Villette, pg. 63-64]

Digitized from the slide collection of James T. Womack, Nashville, TN.

Date:1145-
Building:Cathédrale de Chartres
City/Town:Chartres
Country:France

Person as Subject:Sarah (Biblical matriarch)
Hagar (Biblical figure)
Abraham (Biblical patriarch)
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Chartres -- Medieval, 500-1500
ICONCLASS Number:11I63(SARAH)
11I62(ABRAHAM)
11I63(HAGAR)
11I62(ADAM & EVE)
Index of Christian Art Number:20 C48 CND 14W,002 C

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Attribution:Chartres Cathedral; Sarah, Abraham, Hagar; jamb figures, left embrasure, left portal, west facade, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=26285 [retrieved November 23, 2020].
Record Number:26285 Last Updated: 2020-10-29 08:00:06 Record Created: 2002-03-21 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition

Bibliographic Source:Villette, Jean. Les Portails de la cathedrale de Chartres. Editions J.M. Garnier, 1994.