Images of Medieval Art and Architecture

France: Vézelay
Benedictine Abbey Church of Sainte-Marie-Madeleine

Nave: Historiated Capital
Libra and Gemini


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Subject Matter

Libra and Gemini:In the center, a nude female, representing Libra, holds a scale. At right, siamese twins represent Gemini.

Placement within Floorplan Placement in Elevation

Salet: Number 19-

Libra and Gemini:

South side of nave. East side of first arcade piller.


From middle of nave looking south.



Bibliography

Salet, p. 183.


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Created by J. Vadnal, August, 1998