Gothic architecture is a style of architecture that flourished during the high and
late medieval period. It evolved from Romanesque architecture and was ...
Discover the seven characteristics of gothic architecture. Includes the history of
the gargoyles of gothic architecture, the flying buttress and the all-important ...
Architectural style in Europe that lasted from the mid 12th century to the 16th
century, particularly a style of masonry building characterized by cavernous
Development of Gothic architecture: Gothic sculpture is linked to the rise in Gothic
architecture, which began at the Abbey Church of Saint-Denis (fig.2) in about ...
The term Gothic was first used during the later Renaissance, and as a term of
contempt. Says Vasari, "Then arose new architects who after the manner of their
The style of architecture we now call Gothic first emerged in northern France in
around 1140. It evolved during the construction of great churches in the Paris ...
Gothic Architecture (1120-1500): Characteristics of Gothic Building Design:
Rayonnant, Flamboyant Styles.
Clickable thumbnails of photos and drawings illustrating Early Gothic with links to
the High Gothic period, from the Digital Archive of Architecture.
Architecture was the most important and original art form during the Gothic period
. The principal structural characteristics of Gothic architecture arose out of ...
Gothic Cathedrals are intricately designed architectural features, which date back
to 1144 and possible even earlier. The architecture used to make these ...