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Abbey Church of St Denis, Paris: the nave seen from the choir

RIBApix ref no RIBA60806
CountryFrance
CityParis
Subject Date1230
Image Date1900
ViewInterior
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This cruciform abbey church was elevated to the status of cathedral in 1966 and has since been known as the Cathedral Basilica of St Denis. The original Romanesque nave was rebuilt in Rayonnant Gothic style from 1231.

Subject tags

churches, cathedrals, seating, abbeys, arcades, church fittings