Chartres Cathedral Images

The Twelve Apostles are depicted in groups of three on the lintel of the central bay of the west portal or Royal Portal, completed by 1150. Its celebrated sculptures show the transition from Romanesque to Gothic. Credit: Holly Hayes. All Rights Reserved.


Image ID
842
Title
West Portal: Apostles
Date
July 19, 2008
Location
Date
July 19, 2008
Coordinates
48.4477990° N, 1.4877730° E
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Image Type
digital photo
File Type
jpg
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Focal Length
200
Iso
200
Keywords
apostle, apostles, art, c12, carving, cathedral, central, chartres, church, column, france, gothic, lintel, medieval, portal, romanesque, royal, scaffolding, sculpture, statue, west, year1150
Creator
Holly Hayes
Source
EdStockPhoto

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