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Medieval Art & Architecture in Saxony

The Courtauld Institute & Harvard University Doctoral Students Trip, 2007

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Day 3 - Naumburg Dom

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Naumburg cathedral from the southeast

Naumburg cathedral from the southeast

The chapel (?)

Buttress capping

Junction between chapel and south transept

External stairs linking chapel to south transept

Buildings in the cloister

West range of the cloister


Western towers

Detail of southwest tower

Monkey sitting on flying buttress

Monk sitting on flying buttress

The famous Naumburg Westlettner

The Westlettner from the nave

Central crucifixion group

Last Supper - distant view

Judas receiving payment - distant view

Arrest - distant view

Last Supper - view from below

Judas receiving payment - view from below

Arrest - view from below

Peter's denial - distant view

Christ before Pilate - distant view

Attendant soldiers - distant view

Peter's denial - view from below

Christ before Pilate - view from below

Attendant soldiers - view from below

Christ before Pilate, including soldiers

The Westlettner seen from the choir side

The Westlettner seen from the choir side

Cat and monkey playing chess (eastern choir)

Unfinished tympanum of Christ showing His wound

View of church from the western tower

Pretending to discuss the woodwork in the west tower

Woodwork above the nave

Bell in one of the western towers