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In architecture, a gargoyle is a carved or formed grotesque with a spout designed to convey ... Many medieval cathedrals included gargoyles and chimeras. The most famous examples are those of Notre ...

[Notre-Dame de Paris] Gargoyles and Chimera

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Gargoyles and Chimera. © NDP. Notre-Dame's gargoyles are very famous! ... The sculptors really used their imagination on these statues. They are animal and  ...

The Gargoyles Of Notre Dame | UTAOT

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Dec 3, 2012 ... Some have claimed that there were actually two churches standing on the ... Notre Dame is an old Catholic cathedral that stands on the Cite ...

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

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The cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris is the epitome of the Gothic style, and its ... Camille traces the fascinating monsters from their inception in 1843, through ...

Gargoyles and Grotesques - Crystalinks

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There were originally 102 gargoyles or spouts, but due to the heavy weight (they were crafted from marble), many ... Many medieval cathedrals included gargoyles and chimeras. The most famous examples are those of Notre Dame de Paris.

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Sep 3, 2014 ... Gargoyles and Paris from top of Notre Dame Cathedral- Top Paris ... There are no elevators here, and you can't see the statues well from the ...

Gargoyles of Notre Dame | meetingwater

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The Notre Dame Cathedral is one of the first Gothic cathedrals. ... of the Gargoyles is to strike the fear of hell into the people of Paris through their hunting eyes, ...

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  ...

Spitting Gargoyle of Notre Dame - Design Toscano

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The Spitting Gargoyle of Notre Dame Cathedral Statue ... from their lofty perches, the chimera statues guarding the Cathedral of Notre Dame open their medieval ...

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 of granite, with a ... Whether ornamental or functional, their symbolism and ability to stir the emotions of those that ... Notre Dame Cathedral – Paris, France.

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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, ... There are no elevators here, and you can't see the statues well from the ...

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.

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Aug 10, 2013 ... By Judy Berman Parishioners in the late-1800s rushed to Mass, averting their eyes from the eerie, frightening creatures that protruded from the ...