Chartres Cathedral; Christ in Majesty; tympanum, central portal, west facade.
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Title:Chartres Cathedral; Christ in Majesty; tympanum, central portal, west facade
Notes:Tympanum of Royal portal (central portal, west facade), Christ in glory flanked by symbols of four Evangelists (partial view). [Villette, pg. 29-31]

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

Building:Cathédrale de Chartres

Scripture:Revelation 4:6b-8
Person as Subject:Jesus Christ (Biblical figure)
Lectionary links:CAscn
General Subject:Christ in Majesty
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Chartres -- Medieval, 500-1500
Index of Christian Art Number:20 C48 CND 14W,001 A1

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Copyright Permission:Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike - CC-BY-SA-3.0
Attribution:Chartres Cathedral; Christ in Majesty; tympanum, central portal, west facade, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved May 15, 2021].
Record Number:26293 Last Updated: 2021-01-14 12:21:47 Record Created: 2002-03-21 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition

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