Chartres Cathedral; Apostles; lintel, central portal, west facade.
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Title:Chartres Cathedral; Apostles; lintel, central portal, west facade
Notes:Lintel beneath tympanum (west facade), viewer's right: figures of apostles beneath Christ in glory. Apostles are not identifiable; Enoch stands to the right with scroll. [Villette, pg.35-36]
Building:Cathédrale de Chartres
Object/Function:Relief sculpture

Person as Subject:Enoch (Biblical figure)
General Subject:Apostles
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Chartres -- Medieval, 500-1500
Index of Christian Art Number:20 C48 CND 14W,001 A1

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Attribution:Chartres Cathedral; Apostles; lintel, central portal, west facade, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved September 22, 2020]. Original source: Digitized from the slide collection of James T. Womack, Nashville, TN.
Record Number:26320 Last Updated: 2010-11-29 18:11:39 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.