Cathedral of St Etienne, Bourges: the apse

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RIBApix ref no RIBA51202
Artist/PhotographerNeurdein Freres
CountryFrance
CityBourges
Subject Date1250
Image Date1900
ViewExterior
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference28097
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Construction on the Cathedral began in 1195. The nave was completed by 1255 and the west facade in 1270. It was consecrated in 1324. The architect was Paul-Louis Boeswillwald and the master builder was Philip Berruyer.

Subject tags

cathedrals, buttresses