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Detail of Zachariah: Claus Sluter, Well of Moses, 1395-1405 | by profzucker
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Detail of Zachariah: Claus Sluter, Well of Moses, 1395-1405

Claus Sluter (with Claus de Werve), Well of Moses, 1395-1405 (prophets 1402-05, painted by Jean Malouel), Asnières stone with gilding and polychromy, slightly less than 7 meters high, originally close to 13 meters with cross. Located on the grounds of the former Chartreuse de Champmol, a Carthusian monastery in Dijon, France established by Philip the Bold, Duke of Burgundy. The prophets depicted include: Moses, David, Jeremiah, Zachariah, Daniel, and Isaiah.

 

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Taken on March 29, 2012