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In architecture, a gargoyle is a carved or formed grotesque with a spout designed to convey ... thrown from the wall. When Gothic flying buttresses were used, aqueducts were sometimes cut into the b...

The Seven Key Characteristics of Gothic Architecture: From the ...

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Discover the seven characteristics of gothic architecture. Includes the history of the gargoyles of gothic architecture, the flying buttress and the all-important ...

Gargoyles and Grotesques - Crystalinks

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Gargoyles are usually an elongated fantastic animal because the length of the gargoyle determines how far water is thrown from the wall. When Gothic flying ...

Pop-culture and modern grotesques and gargoyles in Gothic ... - Slate

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A History of Gargoyles | Authentic Ireland Travel

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Gargoyles are traditionally thought to be created during the medieval period, but ... The popularity of the Gothic Revival movement in the United States helped ...

History of the Gargoyles - thebluedot

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The great majority of gargoyles and grotesques in Gothic architecture, they observed, are patterned after pre-Christian deities which may still have exerted a  ...

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Nov 5, 2012 ... The gargoyle often makes his perch On a cathedral or a church Where, mid ecclesiastic style He smiles an early Gothic smile ~~Oliver Herford ...

Pop Culture Gargoyles Hidden in Gothic Architecture | Atlas Obscura

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Jun 10, 2013 ... Gothic architecture was later revived in the 18th and 19th century in England and the United States. Naturally, gargoyles became one of the ...

Medieval Gargoyles - Medieval Times | Medieval Life

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During the medieval times, Gothic Architecture had a central place in grand constructions, particularly religious monuments. This architecture flourished in the ...

Gargoyles: From Gothic Garglers to Grotesque Guardians | Urbanist

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Nov 15, 2009 ... If the words “gargle” and “gargoyle” sound similar that's no coincidence, but from their original function as decorative downspouts gargoyles ...

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Gargoyles - Medieval Life and Times

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Gargoyles. Facts and interesting information about Medieval Art, specifically Gargoyles, during the Middle Ages. Gothic Architecture. Gothic Architecture and the ...

Gargoyles and the Grotesque in Medieval Architecture ...

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Oct 20, 2013 ... Another aspect of Gothic architecture are gargoyles and grotesque figures. Although such creatures can be found prior to the Gothic era, they ...

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 spout designed to convey water from/away the roof.