Flight into Egypt.
 
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Title:Flight into Egypt
Notes:Oak woodcarving in the choirstall area of the Cathedral of Amiens, 1507-1522. This scene shows Joseph's dream telling him to go to Egypt and then Mary, baby Jesus, and Joseph on their journey.

Donated by James T. Womack and Anne Richardson, Nashville, TN.

Date:1508-1519
Building:Cathédrale d'Amiens
Object/Function:Relief sculpture
Material:Wood
City/Town:Amiens
Country:France

Scripture:Matthew 2:13-23
Lectionary links:AXmas01
General Subject:Flight into Egypt
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Amiens -- Medieval, 500-1500
ICONCLASS Number:73B62

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Attribution:Flight into Egypt, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. http://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=51540 [retrieved January 22, 2021].
Record Number:51540 Last Updated: 2020-10-29 20:43:21 Record Created: 2007-06-08 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition