Abbey church of St Ouen, Rouen: detail of the Rayonnant style decoration on the west front

RIBApix ref no RIBA27409
Artist/PhotographerHance, Dennis
CountryFrance
CityRouen
Subject Date1350
Image Date1997
ViewExterior
StyleGothic
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceDHF2509
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Dennis Hance / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Construction began on this Benedictine abbey church in 1318 and was interrupted by the Hundred Years' War, being completed in the 15th century in the Rayonnant Gothic style.

Subject tags

windows, churches, decorative stonework