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Double Column

Date:
13th–14th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
Overall (a: Capital): 16 1/2 x 21 3/4 x 13 3/8 in. (41.9 x 55.2 x 34 cm) Overall (b: Base): 8 3/4 x 19 3/8 x 10 3/4 in. (22.2 x 49.2 x 27.3 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Architectural
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1916
Accession Number:
16.32.5a, b
Not on view
From the Cisterican abbey at Bonnefont-en-Comminges and other nearby monasteries.; George Grey Barnard (American, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania 1863–1938 New York); [ Jacques Seligmann, Paris]; Georges Hoentschel (French, Paris 1855–1915); J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York
Du Mège, Louis-Charles-André-Alexandre. Description du Musée des Antiques de Toulouse. Toulouse: Francois Georges Levrault, 1835. no. 568, p. 218.

Du Mège, Louis-Charles-André-Alexandre. "Monastère des Ermites de St.-Augustin de Toulouse." Mémoires de la Société Archéologique du Midi de la France 3 (1837). pp. 141–71.

Saint-Paul, Anthyme. "Le Carnet d'un Archéologue." Bulletin Monumental 49 (1883). pp. 549-50.

Froidour, Louis de. "[Letter III, from Louis de Froidour to de Héricourt, September 1667]." In Les Pyrenées Centrales au XVIIe siècle: Lettres écrites par M. De Froidour à M. De Hericourt et à M. De Medon. Auch: Imprimerie et lithographie G. Foix, 1899. pp. 73-75.

Saint-Paul, Anthyme. "Bonnefont: Conférence donnée a Saint-Gaudens, le 11 juin 1901." Revue de Comminges 16 (1901). pp. 166-85.

Collections Georges Hoentschel: Volume 1, Moyen Age et Renaissance. Paris: Librairie Centrale des Beaux-Arts, 1908. p. 3, pl. I.

Duméril, Edmond, and Pierre Lespinasse. Une Abbaye Cistercienne du Comminges, Bonnefont, Saint-Gaudens. Saint-Gaudens, 1926.

Breck, Joseph. The Cloisters: A Brief Guide. 4th ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1931. p. 38.



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