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Chartres Cathedral - South Porch
  • Hampton F. Shirer
    1894–1977
    died: Topeka, Kansas, United States
  • Chartres Cathedral - South Porch, 1967
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 32.4 x 25.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 3/4 x 10 in
  • Gift of Hampton F. Shirer
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0303
Description
Literature

Black-and-white image of the front of a church. There are three large, arched doorways, the arch in the right side of the image is only partially visible. The two arched doorways in the right side of the image are larger than the one in the left side of the image. There is a large staircase in front of the arched doorways, and two figures are standing on the staircase, in the bottom left corner of the image. There is a tower in the left side of the image and a large, round stainglass window above the two larger, arched doorways in the right side of the image.