Western France, Bordelais, early 12th century
limestone, Overall: 53.7 x 50.8 x 74.9 cm (21 1/8 x 20 x 29 7/16 in.). Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1968.34
The closest parallels for the dramatic, heavy style of this capital appear in the capitals of the porch of Saint-Seurin in Bordeaux.
CMA 1969: "Year in Review for 1968," Bulletin LVI (Jan. 1969), cat. p. 45, no. 30, repr. p. 8
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