Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Switzerland
BasleMünsterGalluspforte (North Transept)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Ministry ParablesThe Wise and Foolish VirginsThe Wise and Foolish Virgins as groups
Last Judgement
Resurrection of the Dead
Without intercessors
Saints
Evangelists John Single figureWith neither book nor chalice
Saints A - ZJohn the Baptist Single figureBeardedWith lamb → Lamb not on Book
UnidentifiedMale
Further details
The saint at the right seems to wear an archbishop's pallium, but he is too young for this office. An identification with St John Evangelist is sometimes suggested, but implausible
ARTIST/CREATOR
Basel
DATE
circa 1170 - 1180
LOCATION
Basle, Münster (Cathedral)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Contact
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