Chartres Cathedral: detail of flying buttresses

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RIBApix ref no RIBA9085
Artist/PhotographerCox, Bernard Hugh (1907?-1986)
CountryFrance
CityChartres
Subject Date1260
Image Date1960
ViewExterior
StyleGothic
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceF 182
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Bernard Cox / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Dedicated in 1260, this cathedral is an exemplar of the French High Gothic style.

Subject tags

cathedrals, buttresses