3 edition of A series of designs for Gothic monuments found in the catalog.
A series of designs for Gothic monuments
Gibbs, John architect
|Statement||by John Gibbs ...|
|LC Classifications||NB1853 .G4|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||12,  p., 12 l.|
|Number of Pages||12|
|LC Control Number||11032365|
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Its momentum grew in the early 19th century, when increasingly serious and learned admirers of neo-Gothic styles sought to revive medieval Gothic architecture, in contrast to the neoclassical styles prevalent at the time. This book offers a new perspective on Gothic architectural creativity.
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Illustrated by a series of upwards of seven hundred examples of doorways, windows, mouldings, roofs, arches, crosses, panels, buttresses, seats, screens, etc., and accompanied with remarks on the several details of an ecclesiastical edifice.
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Ranging geographically from Poland to Portugal and from Sicily to Scotland and chronologically from tothe book analyzes changes from Romanesque to Gothic as well as the evolution within the Gothic style and places these changes in the context Reviews: 1.
It is one of the most important examples of the Gothic architecture of the 12th and 13th centuries, dating earlier than the cathedrals of Sens and Notre Dame of Paris and ranking with them in importance.
The cathedral is the seat of the Bishop of Laon. It has been listed among the. Western architecture - Western architecture - From the 19th to the early 20th century: The great change that occurred at the beginning of the 19th century, when the Gothic Revival moved from a phase of sentimental and picturesque attraction to one of greater archaeological exactitude, was determined largely by the research and publications of antiquarians.
Gothic type, Lettre de somme, lettre de bâtarde, Roman type, and Italic type Gothic type accounts for 80% of all the types used in incunabula and can be divided into three major categories.
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The royal tombs of Poblet were placed over some low Gothic arches located in the church’s crossing, thus forming a sort of platform to support the royal tombs which have the shape of a mortuary box with a small canopy covering them.