This is an original 1927 black and white halftone print of the tympanum above a doorway into Vézelay Abbey (Basilica of Saint Mary Magdalene or the Church of Ste-Marie-Madeleine) which is located in the town of Vézelay in the Yonne department of Burgundy, France. This structure was a Benedictine and Cluniac monastery.
This 84+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
Grade: Very Fine +++
Dimensions: Approximately 4 x 4 inches; 10 x 10 cm
Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)
Keywords specific to this image: Monastery, Benedictine, Cluniac, Magdalene, Madeleine, Tympanum, Portal, Entrance, Doorway, Jesus Christ, Christianity, Sculpture