The most famous examples are those of Notre Dame de Paris. Although most
have grotesque features, the term gargoyle has come to include all types of ...
The Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris. ... Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ...
France, like the cathedrals of Amiens, Chartres or Rheims, just to name the most
famous. ... of Judean Kings - and higher up are the famous gargoyles and
The Gargoyles of Notre-Dame: Medievalism and the Monsters of Modernity ...
However, most visitors to this historic site are not aware that the fascinating
sculpted ... the gargoyles as Joseph Pyanet, whose name has since sunk into
From this location, the panoramic outlook includes Paris' most famous ... Several
of the gargoyles (called "chimères" in French) on Paris' Notre-Dame Cathedral ...
Used correctly, the term gargoyle refers to mostly eerie figures carved specifically
as ... The most famous examples are those of Notre Dame de Paris. Although ...
From Paris's Notre Dame Cathedral to Manhattan's Chrysler Building, the most
ominous and haunting gargoyles and grotesques glare down at us from up on ...
Climbing to the towers of Notre-Dame is a must-to-do thing when visiting ... From
the top of their balustrades, the chimeras and other gargoyles of Notre-Dame
have watched over Paris while ... Meet the two most-famous Chimera of Notre-
Dame .... Today French President François Hollande called a state of emergency
and a ...
Notre Dame Cathedral (full name: Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, "Our Lady of
... The Notre Dame is the most popular monument in Paris and in all of France, ...
The gargoyles are full of Gothic character but are not medieval - they were ...
It's name translates out to Our Lady of Paris. As such, within ... The gargoyles and
chimeres of Notre-Dame de Paris are known throughout the world. They are
perhaps the most famous of all of this type of grotesque art known to man. As
A gargoyle is a carved stone grotesque statue, and they were designed to ....
Some of the most famous gargoyles in the world can be found at Notre Dame in
Paris. ... made the Bishop of Rouen and he fought a creature called the