Abbey of St Martin des Champs, Paris: study of a capital

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RIBApix ref no RIBA21820
Artist/PhotographerBouet, Georges (1817-1890)
Subject Date1100
Image Date1850
Library ReferenceVOS/257 Drawing No.458 (Ile de France)
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: In addition to being a landscape and architectural painter, lithographer and archaeologist, Bouet was also appointed Inspecteur de la Societe Francaise d'Archeologie. This drawing is one of a number of topographical studies and details of French, German, Italian and Swiss medieval architecture executed by him between around 1850 and 1865.

Subject tags

churches, capitals, decorative stonework, abbeys