Chartres Cathedral; zodiac signs and labors of months; archivolts, left portal, west facade.
 
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Title:Chartres Cathedral; zodiac signs and labors of months; archivolts, left portal, west facade
Notes:Detail of archivolts showing the signs of the zodiac (Leo and Taurus) and the labors of the months (August preparing the harvest and May hunting)
Date:1145-
Building:Cathédrale de Chartres
City/Town:Chartres
Country:France

General Subject:Zodiac
Leo the Lion
Taurus the Bull
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Chartres -- Medieval, 500-1500
ICONCLASS Number:23O22
23O32
23K22
23K32
Index of Christian Art Number:20 C48 CND 14W,001 B2

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Record Number:26358 Last Updated: 2010-11-29 17:57:48 Record Created: 2002-03-21 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition