Laon; Adoration of Magi; typanum of the north portal, west facade.
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Title:Laon; Adoration of Magi; typanum of the north portal, west facade
Notes:From left to right, Kings (or Magi) offering gifts, Mary crowned and seated with the infant Christ on the lap, an angel. From the archivolt the Holy Spirit descends, flanked by two angels. [Martinet 9]

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

Building:Cathédrale de Laon

Scripture:Matthew 2:1-12
Lectionary links:AEpDy
General Subject:Queen of Heaven
Adoration of the Magi
Adoration of the Child (Mary)
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Laon -- Medieval, 500-1500
ICONCLASS Number:73B57

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Copyright Source:image donated by Jim Womack and Anne Richardson
Copyright Permission:Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0
Attribution:Laon; Adoration of Magi; typanum of the north portal, west facade, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved April 21, 2024]. Original source: image donated by Jim Womack and Anne Richardson.
Record Number:27231 Last Updated: 2022-06-19 17:20:04 Record Created: 2002-08-01 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition

Bibliographic Source:Martinet, Suzanne. Laon Cathedral. [Laon, France]: Impr. du Courrier de l'Aisne, 1989.