The Reverend Canon Henri Noblet, depicted dressed as a canon, kneeling in prayer in front of Christ enthroned in majesty, who is holding a book, his hand raised in blessing. Donor medallion of Henri Noblet, who donated the window to the cathedral, situated at the bottom of the Lives of St Simon and St Jude stained glass window, 1220-25, in the ambulatory of Chartres Cathedral, Eure-et-Loir, France. Chartres cathedral was built 1194-1250 and is a fine example of Gothic architecture. Most of its windows date from 1205-40 although a few earlier 12th century examples are also intact. It was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979. Picture by Manuel Cohen

LC13_FRANCE_MC478.jpg

1 of 1

The Reverend Canon Henri Noblet, depicted dressed as a canon, kneeling in prayer in front of Christ enthroned in majesty, who is holding a book, his hand raised in blessing. Donor medallion of Henri Noblet, who donated the window to the cathedral, situated at the bottom of the Lives of St Simon and St Jude stained glass window, 1220-25, in the ambulatory of Chartres Cathedral, Eure-et-Loir, France. Chartres cathedral was built 1194-1250 and is a fine example of Gothic architecture. Most of...
more »


Copyright © Manuel Cohen

6.8MB
3744x3594
Keywords:
13th century
ambulatory
architectural
architecture
belief
blessing
book
canon
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Chartres
catholic
Catholicism
Centre
Chartres
Chartres cathedral
Christ
Christian
Christianity
church
color
color image
colour
colour image
donor
Eure-et-Loir
Europe
European
faith
France
French
gesture
glass
Gothic
halo
Henri Noblet
Henricus Noblet
heritage
history
image
indoors
inside
interior
Jesus
kneeling
lead
leaded
life of Sts Simon and Jude
medallion
mediaeval
medieval
middle age
Middle Ages
named
photograph
photography
prayer
praying
religion
religious
reverend
robes
Roman Catholic
Roman Rite catholic
sacred
square
square image
St Judas
St Jude
St Simon
stained glass
stained glass window
tourist attraction
UNESCO World Heritage Site
window
worship
worshipping
writing