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Gargoyle - Wikipedia

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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.

The Gargoyles Of Notre Dame | UTAOT

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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 ...

gargoyles - Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris

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The Gargoyles of Notre Dame Cathedral in the Heart of Paris ...

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

Why are there gargoyles in the Notre Dame cathedral? | Reference ...

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The gargoyles on Notre Dame cathedral were built as water spouts to prevent damage to the masonry by deflecting rainwater from the sides of the building.

Next article Gargoyles and Chimeras of Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris

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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 ...

The Gargoyles of Notre-Dame - Nineteenth-Century Art Worldwide

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The Gargoyles of Notre-Dame: Medievalism and the Monsters of Modernity Michael Camille Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press 2009 439 pages ...

The Gargoyles of the Notre Dame - AESU.com

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Sep 7, 2016 ... The gargoyles watch over the Notre Dame in the heart of the City of Lights. When standing at the base of the Notre Dame, don't forget to look up ...

Paris Evolving Under the Gaze of Notre Dame's Gargoyles

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The gargoyles of the famous Notre Dame Cathedral – half man, half beast – preside over Paris, and have done so since the medieval era. To them, whole ...

The Gargoyles of Notre-Dame: Medievalism and the Monsters of ...

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Most of the seven million people who visit the cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris each year probably do not realize that the legendary gargoyles adorning this ...