Abbey (basilica) of St Denis, Paris: plan of the nave piers

RIBApix ref no RIBA21823
Artist/PhotographerBouet, Georges (1817-1890)
CountryFrance
CityParis
Subject Date1235
Image Date1850
ViewPlan
StyleGothic
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS/257 Drawing No.482 (Ile de France)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
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, abbeys