I chose this photo show off the color of the buildings in use during this time. I love how the pearl white really makes this building pop out more! Duomo, Milan Cathedral - Italy The Gothic cathedral took nearly six centuries to complete.
REIMS CATHEDRAL in Reims, France (one of the most famous and influential of all medieval cathedrals, best known as the coronation church of 25 Kings of France beginning in 1223 with King Louis VIII the Lion)
The western facade of Westminster Abbey. The Gothic splendour of the Abbey, one of London's most distinctive landmarks, has provided the backdrop to numerous landmark events in English history, not least every Royal Coronation since
The Église Saint-Nizier (St. Nizier Church) is a Flamboyant Gothic church built during the and centuries. Located at the heart of the Presqu'île, this church was originally erected in memory of the early Christian martyrs of Lyon.
chapter 9 flying buttress: were diagonal arches that provided support to the structure. It became a major design feature on French cathedrals. An old lady told me domed windows were called flying buttresses.