Cathedral of Notre Dame, Le Puy-en-Velay: study of an ironwork grille from the bell tower courtyard

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RIBApix ref no RIBA21814
Artist/PhotographerBouet, Georges (1817-1890)
CountryFrance
CityLe Puy-en-Velay
Subject Date1200
Image Date1850
ViewInterior
StyleGothic
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS/257 Drawing No.529 (Languedoc)
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

belfries, bell towers, cathedrals, decorative ironwork, courtyards