Title of Work
West Facade, Capital Frieze, Ministry and Passion of Christ
Title of Image
29: Judas receiving the thirty pieces of silver
Date
c. 1145
Description
West Façade, Right Frieze, Life of Christ, Right Side of Central Portal
29: Judas Receiving the Thirty Pieces of Silver
(Luke 22: 1-6 and Matthew 26: 14-6)
At left, Judas (bearded) is seen from behind. His arm is extended, but his hand is missing. At right are two standing figures who Heimann describes as priests. One is bearded, the other is not. They look and gesture toward Judas (Heimann, p. 84)
At right are figures from:
30: Last Supper.
Country
France
Location
Chartres
Style
Gothic
Type of Work
Sculpture
Subtype of Work
Capital Frieze
Material
Stone
Subject
Cathédrale de Chartres--Pictorial works.;Church decoration and ornament--France--Chartres--Pictorial works.;Church architecture--France--Chartres--Pictorial works.;Christian art and symbolism--France--Chartres--Medieval, 500-1500--Pictorial works.
Bibliography
Photographer
Jane Vadnal
Copyright
Identifier
FCSP18229100
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