Gothic architecture is a style of architecture that flourished during the high and
late medieval period. It evolved from Romanesque architecture and was ...
Discover the seven characteristics of gothic architecture. Includes the history of
the gargoyles of gothic architecture, the flying buttress and the all-important ...
Forget the association of the word "Gothic" to dark, haunted houses, Wuthering
Heights, or ghostly pale people wearing black nail polish and ripped fishnets.
The style of architecture we now call Gothic first emerged in northern France in
around 1140. It evolved during the construction of great churches in the Paris ...
This lesson covers the three main features of Gothic architecture: the pointed
arch, the rib vault and the flying buttress. We then look at a...
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Gothic Architecture (1120-1500): Characteristics of Gothic Building Design:
Rayonnant, Flamboyant Styles.
The term Gothic was first used during the later Renaissance, and as a term of
contempt. Says Vasari, "Then arose new architects who after the manner of their
A brief description of Gothic architecture with illustrations.
Gothic Cathedrals are intricately designed architectural features, which date back
to 1144 and possible even earlier. The architecture used to make these ...