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In architecture, a gargoyle is a carved or formed grotesque with a spout designed to convey ... The term gargoyle is most often applied to medieval work, but throughout all ages some means of water ...

Gargoyles - Medieval Life and Times

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Gargoyles and the Grotesque in Medieval Architecture ...

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Oct 20, 2013 ... Gargoyles and the Grotesque in Medieval Architecture. By Mamie Fain. Paper given at the 7th Annual CVPA Emerging Scholars & Teachers in ...

History of the Gargoyles - thebluedot

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The rainspouts spurted more than just rain however; just imagine the daily sewage puked by a gurning gargoyle. A medieval denizen would do well to sidestep ...

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Nov 5, 2012 ... A gargoyle is a water spout that projects from a gutter and is used to throw the water away from the walls and foundations. In medieval ...

Gargoyles - Mythology and Folklore - The White Goddess

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There are many theories has to how and why medieval architects and stone carvers developed gargoyles. It is believed that they were used to ward of evil and to ...

A History of Gargoyles | Authentic Ireland Travel

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Gargoyles are traditionally thought to be created during the medieval period, but examples have been found in ancient civilizations as well. Gargoyles were ...

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 ...

Gargoyle Statues, Medieval Gargoyle Statues and Gothic Statues ...

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Each and every one of these medieval gargoyle statues are impressively detailed , featuring a hand-painted look that makes each one look like authentic stone, ...

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.

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Gargoyles and Grotesques - Crystalinks

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The term gargoyle is most often applied to medieval work, but throughout all ages some means of water diversion, when not conveyed in gutters, was adopted.

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

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Includes the history of the gargoyles of gothic architecture, the flying buttress and ... Before gothic architecture, castles and early Medieval buildings were pretty ...

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The profanity of medieval gargoyles contrast with sacred images decorating doorways and the interior of churches, though grotesque imagery on a smaller scale ...