Photo © 2008 Holly Hayes/Art History Images. All rights reserved.
|Caption:||One of several charming observers that peer out of the stone "ribbon" encircling the tympanum over the west door. The meaning behind these intriguing figures is not known, but one possibility is that they represent the angels mentioned in 1 Peter 1:12 concerning the gospel: "These are things that angels long to know."|
|Keywords:||art c12 christian conques europe france medieval midi-pyrenees observer pilgrimage romanesque sculpture village|
|Digital Size:||4800 x 3208 pixels|
|Print Sizes:||20.0 x 13.4 inches @ 240 dpi|
16.0 x 10.7 inches @ 300 dpi
|Created:||July 7, 2008|
|Uploaded:||March 15, 2010|