Photo © 2008 David Joyal/Art History Images. All rights reserved.
|Caption:||Detail of Romanesque west portal, late 12th century. The tympanum depicts the Harrowing of Hell (a.k.a. Liberation of the Prophets) while the lintel shows biblical stories related to the birth of Christ: the Annunciation, Visitation, Adoration of the Magi, and Presentation in the Temple. Bitonto Cathedral, Puglia, Italy.|
|Keywords:||apulia archivolt art biblical birth bitonto c12 cathedral christ christian church duomo exterior harrowing hell infancy italy jesus lintel medieval narratives norman nt outside portal puglia puglian romanesque sculpture tympanum victory west|
|Digital Size:||4500 x 3000 pixels|
|Print Sizes:||18.8 x 12.5 inches @ 240 dpi|
15.0 x 10.0 inches @ 300 dpi
|Created:||April 4, 2008|
|Uploaded:||June 25, 2010|