Suger was a French abbot, statesman, historian and one of the earliest patrons of
Gothic architecture. Contents. [hide]. 1 Life; 2 Contribution to art; 3 Writings ...
Suger, (born 1081, near Paris—died Jan. 13, 1151) French abbot and adviser to
kings Louis VI and VII whose supervision of the rebuilding of the abbey church ...
Abbot Suger is also credited with introducing the architectural style known as “
Gothic” ...... But others, with the gravity born of experience, persuaded them to
It was born between 1137 and 1144 in the rebuilding, by Abbot Suger, of the
Royal Abbey Church of Saint-Denis, just outside the city of Paris." Within decades
THE BOOK OF SUGER, ABBOT OF ST. ...... Only one thing worried us grievously:
because of a plague among the sheep born in that year we would have to ...
Ambulatory, Basilica of Saint Denis, Paris, 1140-44. Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris
and Dr. Steven Zucker.
Find out information about Abbot Suger. 1081–1151, French cleric and
statesman, abbot of Saint-Denis from 1122, minister of kings Louis VI and Louis
VII. Born ...
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Her publications include a monograph on Norman ecclesiastical architecture,
Architecture and Society in Normandy c. 1120-1270, a biography of Abbot Suger,