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#1042: Apse with Flying Buttresses

Photo 1042: Apse with Flying Buttresses - Chartres Cathedral

Photo Details

Photo ID
1042
Date
2008-07-21
Location
Chartres Cathedral
Description
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.
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
Resolution
3858 x 2542 px
File Size
5.29 MB
ISO
100
Geotag
48.447799° N, 1.487773° E
Date Digitized
July 21, 2008
Date Uploaded
November 12, 2009
Credit
Holly Hayes