photo 1 of 112
Previous | Next
St. Gereon: West Portal: March

West Portal: March

A man prunes his vines, representing March, in the inner archivolt of the left bay. Part of a set of the Zodiacs and Labors of the Months. West portal or Royal Portal, completed by 1150. Its celebrated sculptures show the transition from Romanesque to Gothic. Chartres Cathedral, France