Chartres Images

East end of Chartres Cathedral (c.1220-60), with five semi-circular radiating chapels. An extra row of single flying buttresses supported the apse from the beginning and a third row was added in the 14th century. Credit: Holly Hayes. All Rights Reserved.


Image ID
1025
Title
Apse under Stormy Skies
Date
July 20, 2008
Location
Topics
Date
July 20, 2008
Coordinates
48.4477990° N, 1.4877730° E
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Image Type
digital photo
File Type
jpg
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Focal Length
28
Iso
100
Keywords
apse, architecture, buttresses, c13, cathedral, centre, chartres, chevet, christian, church, cloudy, east, eure-et-loir, exterior, flying, france, gothic, grey, medieval, stone, stormy, year1260
Original Filename
xti_7943cp.jpg
Creator
Holly Hayes
Source
EdStockPhoto

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