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Notre Dame Cathedral: Portal of the Virgin (c.1220): Trumeau

Portal of the Virgin (c.1220): Trumeau

The Portal of the Virgin, dedicated to the patroness of the cathedral, was sculpted around 1210-20. On the trumeau is a standing statue of the Virgin and Child, with the pedestal below carved with scenes of the temptation and fall of Adam and Eve.

Credit: Holly Hayes