Gothic architecture and sculpture

  • Cathedral of Amiens - Nave

    Image ID
    FOT999582
    Caption
    Cathedral of Amiens - Nave
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Photographer
    Marc Haegeman
    Dimensions
    2600 x 4129 px
    Keywords
    Amiens; France; Somme; Picardie; Picardy; architecture; gothic cathedrals; middle ages; medieval; arches; triforium; choir; nave; Robert de Luzarches; height; 13th century; interiors; vaults; space
    Description
    The nave of the 13th century gothic cathedral of Amiens. Effortlessly reaching a height of 42,3 m, Notre-Dame of Amiens epitomizes the triumph of 13th century gothic architecture, or how audacity meets perfection. Begun in 1220 by Robert de Luzarches,...