This work was begun in 1508 with the money of Georges d'Amboise, and Pierre Desaubeaulx did the central tympanum.
"The Story of Rouen" by Sir Theodore Andrea Cook
The tympanum contains a figure of Our Lord, seated in Glory, within an aureole supported by two angels.
"Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Rochester" by G. H. Palmer
In this group on the tympanum what animation and spirit!
"The Gate of Appreciation" by Carleton Noyes
This allows of an east window in the tympanum of the dome arch above the bema.
"Byzantine Churches in Constantinople" by Alexander Van Millingen
On top of it he placed the chauffeur's cap, bringing it down tightly to keep the tympanum in place.
"The Mind Master" by Arthur J. Burks
The tympanum of the central portal contains a "Last Judgment," remarkable alike for its magnitude and workmanship.
"The Cathedrals of Northern France" by Francis Miltoun
We dare say the Jews wore ear-preservers to guard their tympanums against the dreadful artillery of his speech.
"Arrows of Freethought" by George W. Foote
No human tympanum in the room vibrated to my cry.
"The Gates Between" by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
It is concave toward the meatus, and convex toward the tympanum.
"A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Hygiene (Revised Edition)" by Calvin Cutter
It has a central door with three unmoulded orders and a sunk tympanum beneath a gable.
"The Shores of the Adriatic" by F. Hamilton Jackson
On the tympanum is the shield of the family.
"The Stones of Venice, Volume II (of 3)," by John Ruskin
Tympanum, decoration of, i.
"The Stones of Venice, Volume III (of 3)" by John Ruskin
As seen from within, it is faced alternately by four tympanums and four turrets.
"Cathedrals of Spain" by John A. (John Allyne) Gade
There is ultramarine, gold, and scarlet in the tympanum of the central doorway, where there are also the marks of metal fittings.
"Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Wells" by Percy Dearmer
Females attain snout-vent lengths of 51 mm., have as many as 9 vomerine teeth, and have a proportionately larger tympanum than males.
"A Review of the Frogs of the Hyla bistincta Group" by William E. Duellman
The same tympanum of the walled-up gate, seen from the outside.
"Romanesque Art in Southern Manche: Album" by Marie Lebert
The tympanum is completely concealed in all specimens.
"Descriptions of New Hylid Frogs From Mexico and Central America" by William E. Duellman
But when the pointed arch came in, the tympanum might be as well pointed as round.
"Sketches from the Subject and Neighbour Lands of Venice" by Edward A. Freeman
Tympanum autem dictum quod medium est.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 7" by Various
The retina only receives dark impressions, the tympanum transmits none but doleful sounds.
"Wisconsin in Story and Song;" by Various