Conques Abbey Images

The magnificent tympanum over the west door was sculpted between 1107 and 1125 and depicts the Last Judgment. The scene is full of activity, expression and detail, and some of the original colored paint still remains. Credit: David Joyal. All Rights Reserved.


Image ID
2324
Title
Last Judgment Tympanum
Date
July 7, 2008
Location
Places
Things
Topics
Date
July 7, 2008
Coordinates
44.5992420° N, 2.3981310° E
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Image Type
digital photo
File Type
jpg
Camera
Canon EOS 40D
Focal Length
30
Iso
200
Keywords
art, c12, christian, conques, europe, france, last judgment, medieval, midi-pyrenees, pilgrimage, relief, romanesque, sculpture, tympanum, village
Creator
David Joyal
Source
EdStockPhoto

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