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Title:St. Savin - Sixth Angel of the Apocalypse (Detail)
Notes:Fresco on the upper right register of the second bay of the porch, depicting the sixth angel of the Apocalypse, who, after having blown his trumpet, releases the four angels of destruction bound at the river Euphrates

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

Date:1040-1090
Building:Abbaye de Saint-Savin
City/Town:Vienne
Country:France

Scripture:Revelation 12:7-9
Person as Subject:Angel (Biblical figure)
General Subject:Angels
Apocalypse
Apocalyptic imagery
Library of Congress Subject:Christian art and symbolism -- France -- Medieval, 500-1500
ICONCLASS Number:73G326

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Attribution:St. Savin - Sixth Angel of the Apocalypse (Detail), from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. https://diglib.library.vanderbilt.edu/act-imagelink.pl?RC=33260 [retrieved July 23, 2021].
Record Number:33260 Last Updated: 2020-11-16 15:41:40 Record Created: 2003-10-09 00:00:00
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition

Bibliographic Source:Abbey of Saint-Savin, Vienne. Riou, Yves-Jean. Inventaire general, 1993.