Stairway Corbel: Priest and Dragon
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|Title:||Stairway Corbel: Priest and Dragon|
|Caption:||Corbel on a vaulting shaft in the stairway leading to the chapter house, depicting a priest holding onto the shaft with one hand while he thrusts a stick down a dragon's throat with the other. Both priest and dragon appear mild and amiable, a characteristic of the Decorated Gothic period. Early 14th century. Wells Cathedral, Wells, Somerset, England.|
|Digital Size:||360 x 550 pixels|
|Print Sizes:||1.5 x 2.3 inches @ 240 dpi|
1.2 x 1.8 inches @ 300 dpi
|Uploaded:||April 18, 2013|