Fontevrault Abbey (Fontevrault-l'Abbaye, France) : Interior: Capital 4

Published/Created:
Fontevrault-l'Abbaye, Maine-et-Loire, Pays de la Loire, France
ca. 1970's-1980's
Date Depicted:
ca. 12th century
Notes:
Founded 1100 by Robert d’Arbrissel (c. 1047–1117); received a papal charter in 1106. Between 1189 and c. 1250 it was the dynastic burial church of the Plantagenet counts of Anjou.
Variant Titles:
Abbaye de Fontevrault
Fontevraud Abbey
Topics:
Architecture -- France -- 12th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Romanesque
Culture:
French
Accession Number:
4172-155
Genre:
religious communities (built complexes): monasteries: abbeys (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
Box:
9
Orbis Barcode:
39002075050766
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
OID:
10162013
PID:
digcoll:1856767