Architecture 2 Art

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  • Chartres Stone Carvings – Wall Art

    $ 33.00$ 205.00

    Delicate and intricate stone carvings echoing the elaborate traceries that frame stained glass clerestory and rose windows adorn Chartres Cathedral at almost every opportunity. An ongoing methodical process of cleaning and renovating the Cathedral’s interior is revealing a beauty that has been hidden under candle soot and dirt for centuries.

  • Chartres Buttress and Clerestory Windows – Wall Art

    $ 46.00$ 299.00

    Flying buttresses at Chartres Cathedral, in France were a Gothic Period structural innovation that allowed builders to punctuate massive stone exterior walls with large openings while maintaining the strength needed to support the roof structure. New art opportunities were created for elaborate stained glass windows that flood the cathedral interior with natural light.

  • Cathedral at Bayeux – Wall Art

    $ 53.00$ 299.00

    The French twilight frames the spire of Notre Dame Cathedral in Old Bayeux.  This Gothic-Romanesque cathedral had been the home of the 230-foot long historic Bayeux Tapestry, famous for its intricate depiction of William the Conqueror and the Norman Conquest of England. It was commissioned and sewn shortly after the conquest, nearly a thousand years ago.

  • Chartres Altar and Apse – Wall Art

    $ 53.00$ 299.00

    Considered by many to be the most beautiful cathedral in France, the Chartres Cathedral, also known as the Cathedral of Our Lady of Chartres, once again shows off its beauty as a multi-year cleaning and restoration reveals the colors and intricate geometry of the altar and apse. Innovative architecture for the time employed flying buttresses to support the structure allowing for large expanses of windows, flooding the interior with light.

  • Bayeux Window – Wall Art

    $ 53.00$ 299.00

    Since the 1600’s, this French casement window has artfully framed the view to the courtyard and narrow street beyond.  Thick walls, cozy courtyards behind oaken gates, and the maze narrow winding streets in the old city of Bayeux are quintessential architectural features throughout Normandy.

  • Bayeux Cathedral Windows – Wall Art

    $ 46.00$ 299.00

    Gothic arches and stained glass windows in the Bayeux Cathedral have soared toward heaven for over nine hundred years, filling the glorious cathedral with dappled natural light. You can see the whispers of flying buttresses and spires that dominate the skyline in the old city of Bayeux in Normandy, France.