The Gothic Cathedral

The Gothic Cathedral

Author: Otto Georg Von Simson

Publisher: Princeton University Press

ISBN: 9780691214030

Category: Architecture

Page: 282

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The description for this book, The Gothic Cathedral: Origins of Gothic Architecture and the Medieval Concept of Order, will be forthcoming.
The Gothic Cathedral
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Otto Georg Von Simson
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-16 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

The description for this book, The Gothic Cathedral: Origins of Gothic Architecture and the Medieval Concept of Order, will be forthcoming.
The Idea of the Gothic Cathedral
Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: Stephanie Glaser
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-28 - Publisher: Ritus Et Artes

Central to many medieval ritual traditions both sacred and secular, the Gothic cathedral holds a privileged place within the European cultural imagination and experience. Due to the burgeoning historical interest in the medieval past, in connection with the medieval revival in literature, visual arts, and architecture that began in the
Notre-Dame of Amiens
Language: en
Pages: 422
Authors: Stephen Murray
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-22 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

Notre-Dame of Amiens is one of the great Gothic cathedrals. Its construction began in 1220, and artistic production in the Gothic mode lasted well into the sixteenth century. In this magisterial chronicle, Stephen Murray invites readers to see the cathedral as more than just a thing of the past: it
The Gothic Enterprise
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Robert A. Scott
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-29 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"This is easily the best book I have seen on why the great cathedrals were built. The breadth of Scott's scholarship is astonishing. As well as art history and architecture, he brings to bear his knowledge of subjects as wide apart as engineering, the sociology of religion, and the medieval
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Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Wim Swaan
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher: Crescent

Illuminates the construction, architectural style, histories, and beauty of thirty-three medieval cathedrals