The Assumption of the Virgin

The Assumption of the Virgin

Purchased from Messrs Jean Pouzadoux in 1890 for £12 (300 francs)

Original:

The Assumption of the Virgin
Executed under Pierre de Chelles (active about 1287; d. 1320)
Between 1296 and 1316
Stone
Cathedral of Notre Dame, Paris, France

The original carving was on the north side of the exterior of the apse of the Cathedral of Notre Dame, Paris.