Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Capital

Date:
late 12th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
Overall: 10 x 8 5/8 x 8 5/8 in. (25.4 x 21.9 x 21.9 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Architectural
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1925
Accession Number:
25.120.58
On view at The Met Cloisters in Gallery 3
From the abbey church of St.-Guilhem-le-Désert, near Montpellier; George Grey Barnard American, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania 1863–1938 New York, New York (until 1925) ; Pierre-Yvon Verniere, Aniane, France
Schrader, J. L. "George Grey Barnard: The Cloisters and the Abbaye." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 37, no. 1 (Summer 1979). pp. 8-9, fig. 8-12.



Related Objects

Doorway from Moutiers-Saint-Jean

Date: ca. 1250 Medium: White oolitic limestone with traces of paint Accession: 32.147 On view in:Gallery 1

Tomb Effigy of a Lady

Date: mid-13th century Medium: Limestone Accession: 53.137 On view in:Gallery 9

Cloister

Date: late 13th–14th century Medium: Marble Accession: 25.120.531–.1052 On view in:Gallery 11

Angel

Date: ca. 1130 Medium: Limestone Accession: 47.101.16 On view in:Gallery 4

King Clovis I

Date: ca. 1250 Medium: Limestone with traces of paint Accession: 40.51.1 On view in:Gallery 1