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title unknown (north transept facade, Chartres Cathedral)
  • Europe
  • title unknown (north transept facade, Chartres Cathedral), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Chartres, France
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.540
Description

An exterior view of the entrance to the north transept of the Chartes Cathedral. The north transept contains a tri-portal entryway with archivolts. Statues surmounted with canopies decorate the columns of the middle and far facing right entries.