St Denis west front south tympanum

St Denis west front south tympanum


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St Denis West facade south portal typanum

Christ administers the Eucharist to Saint Denis and his companions on the eve of the Martrydom.
To the left of the central scene: Larcia, who denounced them to the Roman Prefect and was later converted: Two executioners
To the right of the central scene: the Roman Counsel Fescinius (or Sisinnius) and attendant. Inner Archivolt:

  • bottom: Executioners
  • middle: Saint Denis to the Right and his companions to the Left
  • top: Descending Angel holding the crown of martyrdom

Outer Archivolt: God the Father and angels

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