Jonah Being Cast out of the Belly of the Fish.
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Title:Jonah Being Cast out of the Belly of the Fish
Notes:Quatrefoil on the western exterior, depicting Jonah being cast out of the belly of the fish at God's command after a three-day sojourn in it.

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

Building:Cathédrale d'Amiens
Object/Function:Relief sculpture

Scripture:Jonah 2:1-3:2
Person as Subject:Jonah (Biblical figure)
General Subject:Fish
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Amiens -- Medieval, 500-1500
ICONCLASS Number:71V22
Index of Christian Art Number:20 A51 CND 14W,002 I2

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Copyright Source:image donated by Jim Womack and Anne Richardson
Copyright Permission:Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0
Attribution:Jonah Being Cast out of the Belly of the Fish, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved September 29, 2023]. Original source: image donated by Jim Womack and Anne Richardson.
Record Number:29302 Last Updated: 2022-06-19 18:09:13 Record Created: 2003-04-26 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition