Chartres Cathedral; Arithmetic and Boethius; archivolts, right portal, west facade.
 
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Title:Chartres Cathedral; Arithmetic and Boethius; archivolts, right portal, west facade
Notes:Top right outside archivolt of right portal, Mary portal. The Liberal Arts and wise ancients are represented. This closeup shows Arithmetic using an abacus, and Boethius looking outward. [Villette, pg. 41-47]

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

Date:1145-
Building:Cathédrale de Chartres
Object/Function:Relief sculpture
Material:Stone
City/Town:Chartres
Country:France

Person as Subject:Boethius
General Subject:Arithmetic
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Chartres -- Medieval, 500-1500
ICONCLASS Number:49C121
Index of Christian Art Number:20 C48 CND 14W,001 C3

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Attribution:Chartres Cathedral; Arithmetic and Boethius; archivolts, right 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=26310 [retrieved November 23, 2020].
Record Number:26310 Last Updated: 2020-10-29 08:38:28 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.