Chartres Cathedral; Confessors; right embrasure, right portal, south transept.
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Title:Chartres Cathedral; Confessors; right embrasure, right portal, south transept
Notes:Figures from confessor series (right embrasure, right portal), from left: Martin of Tours, Jerome, Gregory the Great, and Avitus. [Villette, pg. 245-246]

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

Building:Cathédrale de Chartres
Object/Function:Relief sculpture

Person as Subject:Avitus, Bishop of Vienne, ca.450-519
Jerome (Eusebius Sophronius Hieronymus), ca.347-420
Martin, Bishop of Tours, 316-397
Gregory I, Pope, ca.540-604
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Chartres -- Medieval, 500-1500
Index of Christian Art Number:20 C48 CND 14S,001 C3b-C3c

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Copyright Source:image donated by Jim Womack and Anne Richardson
Copyright Permission:Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0
Attribution:Chartres Cathedral; Confessors; right embrasure, right portal, south transept, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved July 16, 2024]. Original source: image donated by Jim Womack and Anne Richardson.
Record Number:26341 Last Updated: 2022-06-17 14:10:33 Record Created: 2002-03-21 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition

Bibliographic Source:Villette, Jean. Les Portails de la cathedrale de Chartres. Editions J.M. Garnier, 1994.