Daurade Monastery (Toulouse, France) : Capital : Descent of Jesus into Limbo

Published/Created:
Toulouse, Haute-Garonne, Midi-Pyrénées, France
ca. 1100-1200
Notes:
The cloister of La Daurade was decorated with sculpture in during the 12th century. The surviving sculpture consists of 41 capitals from the cloister area.
Variant Titles:
Monastere de la Daurade
Sanctae Mariae Deauratae
Topics:
Architecture -- France -- 12th century -- (YVRC)
Sculpture -- France -- 12th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Romanesque
Culture:
French
Accession Number:
4381-088
Genre:
capitals (column components) (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Creator:
Austin, James
Source Title:
James Austin Photograph Collection of French and Italian Medieval Architecture
Source Created:
United Kingdom
Call Number:
VRC 311
Orbis Barcode:
39002075050642
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Original Repository:
Toulouse, France: Musee des Augustins
Extent of digitization:
neg. no. 705-4
OID:
10517154
PID:
digcoll:1836815