Conques Abbey Images

Detail of an especially charming Romanesque capital depicting the church's construction workers leaning out over an unfinished tower, holding the tools of their trade. This is one of the capitals in the cloister, which were commissioned by Abbot Bégon III (1087-1107). Credit: David Joyal. All Rights Reserved.


Image ID
2331
Title
Cloister Capital: Medieval Construction (Detail)
Date
July 7, 2008
Location
Places
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
Creator
David Joyal
Source
EdStockPhoto

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