Gothic Art and Architecture

in northern France

2011 Field Work:  Cathedrals of

Bourges, Chalons, Laon, Le Mans, Soissons, Troyes


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Bourges, Cathedral of St. Stephen, 1190 - 1270

 600 images






Châlons en Champagne: Cathedral of St. Stephen, 1147 - 1255

225 images  



Laon, Cathedral of Our Lady, 1180 -1215

225 images






Le Mans: Cathedral of St. Julien, 1142-1430

600 images



Soissons: Cathedral of St. Gervais and Saint Protais, 1150-1276

220 images



Troyes: Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, 1190 - 1546

500 images