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Index
Four tiers of colonnades
East rose and lancets
East rose
West rose
North rose
South rose

  • analysis of a stained glass story window at Rouen
  • Dax and church iconography
  • Laon cathedral has four tiers of colonnades,
    this is only found in a few early transitional gothic churches


    Image credit: Michael Leuty


    The east rose at Laon cathedral, with three lancet windows below


    Image credit: pfjc


    East rose window at Laon cathedral


    Image credit: AEngineer


    west rose, image collage to show full rose pattern
    (greyed areas indicate collaged portions)

     

    north rose


    Image credit: Axe 02


    south rose

    South rose window, Laon cathedral. Image credit:  Andrea Kirkby
    South rose window, Laon cathedral. Photo credit: Andrea Kirkby

    marker cathedrals – introduction: reading stained glass
    marker gothic cathedral and church construction
    marker cathedrals, an illustrated glossary
    marker Chartres - wonder of the world
    marker lantern towers of Normandy and elsewhere
    marker history of ugly stained glass: Auch, Bazas, Dreux
    marker Auch cathedral choir and stalls
    marker Rouen and Monet
    marker at France pages Dax and church iconography marker photographs, Dax
    marker Bazas - iconography and architectural styles
    marker Poitiers, neglected masterpiece marker photographs, Poitiers / photos 2
    marker Angers, heart of the Angevin Empire marker photographs, Angers
    marker Laon, the midst of the gothic transition, with added oxen marker photographs, Laon
    marker Saint-Jean-Baptiste de Lyon
    marker Notre Dame of Lausanne
    marker Senlis - how a typical cathedral changes through the ages
    marker Saint-Bertrand-de-Comminges - the cathedral of the Pyrenees

    marker Le Mans and Bourges cathedrals - medieval space technology
    marker Lausanne rose window - photo-analysis
    marker cathedrals in Lorraine - the Three Bishoprics
    marker cathedral giants - Amiens and Beauvais
    marker Clermont-Ferrand and Agde - from volcanoes to cathedrals

    marker Germans in France - Arras cathedral
    marker Germans in France - Reims cathedral
    marker Germans in France - St. Quentin cathedral
    marker Germans in France - Noyon cathedral
    marker Germans in France - Cambrai cathedral
    marker Germans in France - Soissons cathedral

    marker cathedral plans, and facts
    marker stone in church and cathedral construction
    marker using metal in gothic cathedral construction
    marker cathedral labyrinths and mazes in France
    marker cathedrals and cloisters of France by Elise Whitlock Rose



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