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title unknown (Strasbourg Cathedral)
  • Europe
  • title unknown (Strasbourg Cathedral), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Strasbourg, France
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.455
Description

A view of the pulpit of Strasbourg Cathedral. Gothic in style, a canopy decorated with ornate Gothic niches with sculptures of saints residing within cover the pulpit area. The lower portion of the pulpit echoes the canopy in design. Gothic niches complete with pointed arches enclose sculptures of saints. The crucifixion scene lies at the center of the pulpit below the lectern.