Gothic Architecture

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Macmillan, 1893 - Architecture, Gothic - 388 pages
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Contents

Transverse section of the nave of St Maurice at Angers
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Plan of a bay of the nave Ste Trinite Laval
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Section of two bays of the nave Ste Trinite Laval
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Comparative sections of Churches of Angouleme and Angers
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View in perspective of nave vault St Maurice at Angers
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Plan of a summer of the nave vault Ste Trinite Laval
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Plan of the nave St Maurice Angers
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Plan of La Ste Trinite Angers
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Section of a bay Ste Trinite Angers
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Transverse section of a bay Ste Trinite Angers
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Section of a singleaisled Church vaulted on intersecting arches with buttresses
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Section of a threeaisled Church vaulted on intersecting arches with flying buttresses
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Durham Cathedral Transverse sections
43
Abbey Church at Noyon Plan
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Transverse section of Noyon Church
45
Church of Tournai Belgium Exterior view of north transept towards the Scheldt
46
Monastery Church at Moissac Vault of the hall known as the Salle dts Capitaines above the porch
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Soissons Cathedral south transept Section of flying buttress
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Perspective view of south transept Soissons Cathedral
49
Cathedral of Laon Plan
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Cathedral of Laon Interior of the nave
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Cathedral of Laon Main facade
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Cathedral of Laon The east end
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Cathedral of Laon Section of the nave
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Notre Dame de Paris Plan
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Notre Dame de Paris Section of the nave
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Notre Dame de Paris Flying buttresses and south tower
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Sens Cathedral Plan of a bay
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Sens Cathedral Section of a bay of the nave
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Sens Cathedral Interior
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Bourges Cathedral Section of the nave
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Rheims Cathedral Plan
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Rheims Cathedral Section of the nave
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Rheims Cathedral Flying buttresses of the choir
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Amiens Cathedral Plan
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Amiens Cathedral Section through the nave
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Beauvais Cathedral Apse
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Beauvais Cathedral North front
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the Fourteenth Century
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Chartres Cathedral Rose window of north transept
78
Mans Cathedral Plan
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Mans Cathedral Flying buttresses of the apse
81
Mans Cathedral Section of the choir
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Coutances Cathedral North tower
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Rodez Cathedral West front
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Bordeaux Cathedral Choir and north front
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Lichfield Cathedral West front
88
Lincoln Cathedral Plan
91
Church of St Ouen at Rouen Central tower and apse south front
106
Albi Cathedral Plan
108
Albi Cathedral Section of the nave
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Albi Cathedral Apse
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Albi Cathedral Donjon tower and south front
114
Church of Esnandes A fortified church
116
Abbey of Mont St Michel Flying buttresses of the choir
118
Abbey of Mont St Michel Plan of the choir
119
Abbey of Mont St Michel Details of the apse
120
Alencon Cathedral West front
122
Facade of the cathedral of St Sophia Island of Cyprus
123
Cathedral of St Nicholas Island of Cyprus
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Cathedral of St Nicholas Island of Cyprus
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Church of St Sophia Island of Cyprus Ruins
127
Towers and Belfr1esCho1rsChapels
128
Steeple Vendome
129
Giottos Tower at Florence
130
Bayeux Cathedral Towers of the west front
132
Senlis Cathedral South tower of west front
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Salisbury Cathedral Steeple
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Church of Langrune Calvados Steeple
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Church of the Jacobins at Toulouse Tower
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Church of St Pierre at Caen Tower
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Church of St Michel at Bordeaux Tower
141
Antwerp Cathedral
143
Sculpture
153
Rheims Cathedral Statues of west front
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Rheims Cathedral Principal door Statue and ornament
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Rheims Cathedral Principal door Statue and ornament
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Notre Dame de Paris Principal door Running leaf pattern
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Notre Dame de Paris Principal door Running leaf pattern
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Chartres Cathedral Statues of north porch
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Chartres Cathedral Statues of south porch
162
Amiens Cathedral Central porch of west front
163
Amiens Cathedral Statues in the south porch
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Amiens Cathedral Choir stalls Carved ornament
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Abbey of Mont St Michel Ornament of cloisters
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Wooden Statuette thirteenth century Ateliers of La Chaise Dieu Auvergne
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1o8 Two ivory statuettes School of Paris 168
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Wooden Statuette fourteenth century School of Paris
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no 11on Two ivory diptychs fourteenth century School of the IledeFrance
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Head in silver gilt repousse Ateliers of the Goldsmiths Guild of Paris
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Group carved in wood fifteenth century School of Antwerp
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Wooden statuette painted and gilded fifteenth century
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Wooden statuette painted and gilded sixteenth century
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Paintings in Cahors Cathedral Horizontal projection of the cupola
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Paintings in Cahors Cathedral One of the prophets in the cupola
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Page 96 - The construction is English, the profiles of the mouldings are English, the ornaments are English, the execution of the work belongs to the English school of workmen of the beginning of the thirteenth century.
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Page 96 - But after the most careful examination, I could not find in any part of the cathedral of Lincoln, neither in the general design, nor in any part of the system of architecture adopted, nor in the details of ornament, any trace of the French school of the twelfth century, (the lay school from 1170 to 1220), so plainly characteristic of the cathedrals of Paris, Noyon, Senlis, Chartres, Sens, and even Rouen.
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Page 115 - Manutius, at the close of the fifteenth and beginning of the sixteenth century...
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