Thirteen voussoirs

Thirteen voussoirs

Given by the Architectural Association in 1916

Original:

Thirteen voussoirs with representations of the Virtues and Vices
Sculptor unknown
About 1280
Stone
From the doorway of the Chapter-House of Salisbury Cathedral, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England

The cycle of seven virtues, sometimes paired with appropriate vices (not necessarily the seven Deadly Sins) was widely represented in medieval sculpture and fresco, often associated with the Last Judgment.