Cathedral of Notre Dame, Ile de la Cite, Paris: plan, elevations, sections and perspectives

RIBApix ref no RIBA100874
Architect/DesignerLassus, Jean-Baptiste (1807-1857)
Viollet-le-Duc, Eugene Emmanuel (1814-1879)
CountryFrance
CityParis
Subject Date1340
Image Date1975
ViewInterior
ViewPlan
ViewPlan
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceSR 72.03//FLE
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: J. C. Palmes (ed.). Sir Banister Fletcher's A History of architecture, 18th ed. (London: Athlone Press, 1975), p. 584 NOTES: Construction on the cathedral began in 1163 and was completed c. 1345. Jean-Baptiste Lassus and Eugene Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc were responsible for the restoration of Notre Dame in 1841-1863.

Subject tags

arches, cathedrals, buttresses