Images of Medieval Art and Architecture
Benedictine Abbey Church of Sainte-Marie-Madeleine
You can look at the historiated capitals in two ways
1. Click one of the following themes:
2. Click on one of the names of capitals in the Diagram below.
There are also some historiated capitals in the narthex,
but I am so tired of capitals at the moment that I'll leave them until
the next iteration. If interested in them, consult Salet-JV
The foliage capitals (light green) and the
Modern restorations (yellow) are NOT clickable.
Red capitals show episodes from the lives of Saints
Blue capitals show episodes from the Old Testament
Brown capitals show episodes from the New
Dark Green capitals have classical or symbolic
Salet, p. 183.
Created by J. Vadnal, August, 1998