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Photo of Chartres Cathedral

West Portal: Queen

A queen with braids and a book between the left and central bays, a 20th-century replica; the original is displayed in the crypt. Detail of the west portal or Royal Portal, completed by 1150. Its celebrated sculptures show the transition from Romanesque to Gothic.

Photo © Holly Hayes.

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