TITLE

Liturgy and sacred history in the twelfth-century tympana at Chartres

AUTHOR(S)
Fassler, Margot
PUB. DATE
September 1993
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Sep93, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p499
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the twelfth-century tympana at the Western facade of Chartres Cathedrals in France. Significance of liturgical arts; Entrance of the bishop as described by liturgical commentators; Feasts with introit tropes; Christ-to-come in the northern tympanum; Time of grace in the southern tympanum; Second Coming in the central tympanum; Representations of Christ.
ACCESSION #
9406170036

 

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