Amiens Cathedral, detail of quatrefoils under the jambs, south portal, west facade

Publication Year:
2014
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Repository URL:
http://digital.kenyon.edu/peregphotos/1491
Author(s):
Smither, William J.
Tags:
Amiens Cathedral; High Gothic; sculpture; History of Art, Architecture, and Archaeology
image description
24 quatrefoils illustrate Biblical and apocryphal prophecies associated with the Queen of Sheba, the Three Magi, Solomon, and Herod. Beneath the Magi are six quatrefoils that show the search for Christ. .