Chartres Cathedral: flying buttresses

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RIBApix ref no RIBA5055
Artist/Photographerde Mare, Eric (1910-2002)
CountryFrance
CityChartres
Subject Date1260
Image Date1968
ViewExterior
StyleGothic
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceEDMN261
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Eric de Mare / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Dedicated in 1260, this cathedral is an exemplar of the French High Gothic style.

Subject tags

roofs, cathedrals, buttresses