TITLE

The Choir Screen of Cluny III

AUTHOR(S)
Armi, C. Edson; Smith, Elizabeth Bradford
PUB. DATE
December 1984
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Dec84, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p556
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes sculptured fragments in an attempt to attribute them to the choir screen of Cluny III in France. Discussion of the placement of the choir and its furnishings; Description of evidence provided by the fragments; Evidence of the function of the arcade as a choir screen.
ACCESSION #
5316517

 

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