Vézelay Abbey (Vézelay, France): Interior: Narthex

Published/Created:
1104-1215
Notes:
Consecrated 1150. View towards central portal into nave. A former Cluniac abbey in Burgundy, France. After Pope Pascal II declared that bones buried in the church were genuine relics of Mary Magdalene, the church became a destination for pilgrims. It is a
Variant Titles:
Abbaye Sainte-Marie-Madeleine de Vézelay
Topics:
Architecture -- France -- 12th century -- (YVRC)
Architecture -- France -- 13th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Romanesque
Culture:
Benedictine
French
Accession Number:
3273-833
Genre:
churches: abbey churches (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 Note:
Hartill Art Associates, Inc.; Imported in 2008 from LIMS (Library of Images of Medieval Spain), originally developed by Prof. Maria Rosa Menocal in conjunction with ITG
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
Portfolio Item ID: 293481
OID:
563112
PID:
digcoll:2094705