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In architecture, a gargoyle is a carved or formed grotesque with a spout designed to convey ... The most famous examples are those of Notre Dame de Paris. ... To what purpose are here placed these c...

[Notre-Dame de Paris] Gargoyles and Chimera

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Notre-Dame's gargoyles are very famous! I'm sure you've heard of them before. But do you know what they're used for? They were built into the ends of the ...

What Are Gargoyles And What Is Their Purpose - Picturing Europe

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Gargoyle on Notre Dame in Paris, France. The church decided to use symbols and symbolism - cartoon characters. Churches were frequently the first buildings  ...

The Gargoyles Of Notre Dame | UTAOT

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Dec 3, 2012 ... What do you see when you look up to the top of the great cathedral of Notre Dame? You see monsters, half-man and half-beast. These demon ...

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Aug 10, 2013 ... The creatures had a practical purpose. They were gargoyles that ... Gargoyles and Chimeras of Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris. August 10, 2013 ...

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Sep 3, 2014 ... Gargoyles and Paris from top of Notre Dame Cathedral- Top Paris ... Gargoyles serve the practical purpose of carrying rainwater away from the ...

Devils in the Details: The Return of the Gargoyle | Comment Magazine

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Jun 11, 2012 ... Le Stryge, the gargoyle on watch atop Notre Dame. .... To what purpose are here placed these creatures, half beast, half man, or these spotted ...

Gargoyles of Notre Dame | meetingwater

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The Notre Dame Cathedral is one of the first Gothic cathedrals. ... are a great example of how water and art are used together to function in a practical manner.

40 Gargoyles and Grotesques Around the World «TwistedSifter

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Apr 22, 2013 ... In architecture, a gargoyle is a carved stone grotesque, usually made ... A grotesque is a sculpture that does not work as a waterspout and serves only an ornamental or artistic function. ... Notre Dame Cathedral – Paris, France.

Gargoyles and Grotesques - Crystalinks

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In architecture, a gargoyle is a carved stone grotesque with a spout designed to convey ... that does not work as a waterspout and serves only an ornamental or artistic function. ... The most famous examples are those of Notre Dame de Paris.

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The Gargoyles of Notre Dame Cathedral in the Heart of Paris ...

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May 9, 2016 ... The stone-carved gargoyles rest atop the Notre Dame Cathedral, taking a ... As architectural elements, gargoyles serve a functional purpose, ...

The Gargoyles of Notre-Dame - Nineteenth-Century Art Worldwide

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The Gargoyles of Notre-Dame: Medievalism and the Monsters of Modernity ... awareness of the building's continued practical and symbolic liturgical function.

Why are there gargoyles in the Notre Dame cathedral? | Reference ...

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The gargoyles on Notre Dame cathedral were built as water spouts to prevent damage to the masonry by deflecting rainwater from the sides of the building.