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English Gothic architecture

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English Gothic is the name of the architectural style that flourished in England from about 1180 until about 1520. As with the Gothic architecture of other parts of Europe, English Gothic is defined...

Glossary: Gothic Art and Architecture - Athena Review

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Starting with Saint-Denis, this became a feature of Gothic cathedrals. .... Socles: Architectural term referring to the lower panels of a portal, often located under ...

Gothic Field Guide to Architectural Terms - New York Carver

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A glossary of terms for Gothic & Medieval architecture. ... Sometimes defined as the central aisle only. newel - the supporting upright pillar around which winding  ...

Gothic architecture: an introduction | Gothic | Latin (Western) Europe ...

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Read and learn for free about the following article: Gothic architecture: an ... definitions of the centuries, it's best to go back to the origin of the word Gothic, and to ...

Architectural Terminology

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In ancient Roman architecture, a large rectangular building used as a ... The term is also used to describe the entire east end of a church beyond the crossing. ... a French Gothic cathedral, with its apse, ambulatory, and radiating chapels.

Earthlore Gothic Architecture Glossary: Structural Components of ...

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The Earthlore Gothic Dreams study reference glossary of architectural terms ... Basilica : A term sometimes used in reference to a cathedral for ceremonial ...

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Gothic Architecture - New Advent

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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  ...

Glossary of Medieval Art - Glossary for Medieval Art and Architecture

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May 20, 1997 ... An illustrated and cross-referenced dictionary of mainly architectural terms from Jane Vadnal of the University of Pittsburgh.

CATHEDRAL QUEST: our quest to experience cathedrals in Europe

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In Gothic architecture, a flying buttress is a freestanding element connected by ... Campanile, term only applied to a bell tower which is detached from a church.

Gothic definition, Illustrated Dictionary of British Churches, History ...

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Pictures illustrating the definition of 'Gothic' in the Illustrated Dictionary of British Churches, History and Architecture. Part of the Britain Express Historic churches  ...

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Gothic architecture - definition of Gothic architecture by The Free ...

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Noun, 1. Gothic architecture - a style of architecture developed in northern France that spread throughout Europe between the 12th and 16th centuries; ...

Gothic architecture - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com

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n a style of architecture developed in northern France that spread throughout Europe between the 12th and 16th centuries; characterized by slender vertical ...

Gothic Glossary - Steinmetzschule

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The term is derived from the Medieval Latin: absis or apsis. ... A principal feature of Gothic architecture, lending strength and solidity to what would otherwise be ...