Crypt: Carolingian Capital?
Photo © 2008 Holly Hayes/Art History Images. All rights reserved.
|Title:||Crypt: Carolingian Capital?|
|Caption:||Ancient column and carved capital inside a masonry pillar at the east end of the crypt or lower church. These are thought by some to date from the Carolingian era and to have been reinforced when the upper church was built in the early 11th century. Saint-Martin-du-Canigou Abbey (c.1009), Roussillon, France.|
|Keywords:||saint-martin-du-canigou canigou st martin du canigou abbey france languedoc-roussillon roussillon pyrenees catalonia catalan europe medieval benedictine monastery c11 year1009 romanesque church christian crypt lower interior architecture carolingian c8 capital carved carving column art east|
|Digital Size:||3746 x 2400 pixels|
|Print Sizes:||15.6 x 10.0 inches @ 240 dpi|
12.5 x 8.0 inches @ 300 dpi
|Created:||July 2, 2008|
|Uploaded:||February 8, 2010|