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).

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

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

General Subject:Zodiac
Leo the Lion
Taurus the Bull
Labors of the months
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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Attribution:Chartres Cathedral; zodiac signs and labors of months; archivolts, 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=26358 [retrieved November 29, 2020].
Record Number:26358 Last Updated: 2020-11-20 08:33:49 Record Created: 2002-03-21 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition