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Category:Architecture and Structures
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Keywords:Chartres, Romanesque, cathedrals, medieval, portals, sculpture
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Chartres cathedral gothic style Marc Haegeman

West facade - Royal Portals, right portal, ca. 1145-1155.
The Infancy of Christ is illustrated by the enthroned Virgin and Child (tympanum), the Presentation in the Temple and the Annunciation, Visitation and Nativity (lintel). The archivolts represent angels and the seven liberal arts.