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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gargoyle

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.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Notre-Dame_de_Paris

Notre-Dame de Paris also known as Notre-Dame Cathedral or simply Notre- Dame, is a ... Among these are the famous gargoyles, designed for water run-off, and chimeras. The statues were originally colored as was most of the exterior.

wanderwisdom.com/travel-destinations/The-Gargoyles-of-Notre-Dame-Cathedral

May 9, 2016 ... The stone-carved gargoyles rest atop the Notre Dame Cathedral, taking a variety of forms: goats, birds, elephants, and hybrid/mythical ...

www.notredamedeparis.fr/friends/gargoyles

The famous gargoyles of Notre-Dame, all carved in the nineteenth century, and which perform an essential role of projecting rainwater away from the building, ...

www.utaot.com/2012/12/03/the-gargoyles-of-notre-dame

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 ...

earth-rider.com/2013/08/10/gargoyles-and-chimeras-of-notre-dame-cathedral-paris

Aug 10, 2013 ... Gargoyles have been viewed alternately as a concept of evil or as elements that scared evil spirits away from the church. A chimera on Notre ...

www.aesu.com/blog/gargoyles-notre-dame

Sep 7, 2016 ... When standing at the base of the Notre Dame, don't forget to look up. Those aren' t daredevil tourists scaling the top of the old cathedral, they're ...

www.19thc-artworldwide.org/autumn10/the-gargoyles-of-notre-dame

The cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris is the epitome of the Gothic style, and its magnificent sculptural program is often lauded as representing the richness of ...

www.pinterest.com/walterklingler/gargoyles-and-chimera-of-notre-dame-de-paris

Cathédrale Notre-Dame - Galerie de la façade ouest, Chimère - Paris 04 - Médiathèque de l'architecture et du patrimoine - APMH00014067A.jpg ...