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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 ...

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.

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  ...

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.

A History of Gargoyles | Authentic Ireland Travel

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Gargoyles are traditionally thought to be created during the medieval period, but ... but were often more ornamental, meaning they didn't provide a function. ... of the more famous gargoyles from history are those used on Notre Dame de Paris.

The gargoyles of notre dame the gargoyles of notre dame - Issuu

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Sep 16, 2013 ... The gargoyles of Notre-Dame : medievalism and the monsters of ..... of their medieval origins and their modern function as emblems of loss, that ...

Gravely Gorgeous: Gargoyle or Grotesque?

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Notre Dame de Paris Cathedral ... Gravely Gorgeous: Gargoyles, Grotesques and the Nineteenth-Century Imagination ... similar in appearance, serve a variety of other practical and ornamental functions, as corbels or capitals, for instance.

Notre Dame de Paris, Paris - Worldsiteguides.com

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Information, guides and full HD video footage of Notre Dame de Paris, Paris. ... look at the one of the bells and also see the famous gargoyles and chimeras. While the statues have a decorative purpose, they also have a practical purpose as ...

Notre-Dame de Paris

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The gargoyles and chimeres of Notre-Dame de Paris are known throughout the ... These gargoyles show precisely what the traditional function of a gargoyle ...

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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.

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, ...

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.