Saint-Hilaire-d'Aude Abbey Images

Burial of the martyred St. Sernin, Bishop of Toulouse (d. c.257 AD). A woman tenderly caresses his head as an angel receives his soul. On the right is the snout of the bull who was goaded by persecutors to drag him to death. Detail of the left panel of the Sarcophagus of St. Sernin, carved by the Master of Cabestany c.1150. Abbey of Saint Hilaire, Saint-Hilaire, Languedoc-Roussillon, France. Credit: Holly Hayes. All Rights Reserved.


Image ID
6362
Title
Sarcophagus of St. Sernin: Burial of St. Sernin
Date
July 3, 2008
Location
Date
July 3, 2008
Coordinates
43.0932880° N, 2.3084060° E
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Image Type
digital photo
File Type
jpg
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Focal Length
17
Iso
400
Keywords
abbey, afterlife, altar, altarpiece, angel, aude, benedictine, bull, burial, c12, cabestany, church, death, detail, entombment, france, iconclass31G311, languedoc-roussillon, marble, martyr, martyrdom, master, medieval, monastery, receiving, romanesque, saint, saint hilaire, saint-hilaire, sarcophagus, saturnin, saturninus, sculpture, sernin, soul, tomb, toulouse, woman, year1150
Original Filename
xti_0304pls.jpg
Creator
Holly Hayes
Source
EdStockPhoto

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