Gothic Architecture

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Yale University Press, 2000 - Architecture - 408 pages
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This study of Gothic architecture traces the meaning and development of the Gothic style through medieval churches across Europe. Ranging geographically from Poland to Portugal and from Sicily to Scotland and chronologically from 1093 to 1530, the book analyzes changes from Romanesque to Gothic as well as the evolution within the Gothic style and places these changes in the context of the creative spirit of the Middle Ages.
  

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Contents

Introduction by Paul Crossley
7
3
33
Introduction
41
The Transition
51
The High Gothic Style 11941300
105
10
109
The Late Gothic Style
187
Continuous Recession
242
The Development of the Gothic Style seen as an Immanent Process
264
Symbols of Meaning
271
Gothic Architecture considered as Art
277
Gothic Sculpture
290
Notes
301
Bibliography
371
Index
399
Copyright

The Gothic Style and the Style of the Renaissance
258

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