Abbey Church of St Denis, Paris: the west front

Coronavirus update: Our printing service continues to operate as usual, with framed and unframed prints available for delivery in normal timescales. We would like to reassure our customers that we are observing government advice on COVID-19 and adhering to all guidance and best practice.

RIBApix ref no RIBA60805
CountryFrance
CityParis
Subject Date1140
Image Date1900
ViewExterior
StyleRomanesque
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference41500/9 (X. Phot 401)
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.

Subject tags

belfries, bell towers, churches, cathedrals, abbeys