Chartres Cathedral: the north rose window

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RIBApix ref no RIBA3788
Artist/PhotographerKantorowich, Roy Herman (1916-1996)
CountryFrance
CityChartres
Subject Date1230
Image Date1971
ViewInterior
StyleGothic
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceRHK4677
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Dedicated in 1260, this cathedral is an exemplar of the French High Gothic style. The north rose and its five lancet windows were a gift from Queen Blanche of Castille in 1230.

Subject tags

windows, cathedrals, stained glass (<decoration>)