Basilica of St Seurin (Severin), Bordeaux: study of sculptures and decorative stonework surrounding the south doorway

RIBApix ref no RIBA21801
Artist/PhotographerBouet, Georges (1817-1890)
CountryFrance
CityBordeaux
Subject Date1200
Image Date1850
ViewExterior
StyleGothic
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS/256 Drawing No.346 (Guinne)
OrientationPortrait
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, arches, entrances, doors, sculpture, decorative stonework