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Monastic architecture in France

Joan Evans

Monastic architecture in France

from the Renaissance to the Revolution.

by Joan Evans

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Published by University Press in Cambridge (Eng.) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France.,
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Monasteries -- France.,
    • Architecture -- France -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 153-158.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA5544 .E8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 186p.
      Number of Pages186
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5904391M
      LC Control Number64002430
      OCLC/WorldCa1467685


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The architecture corresponds to the collegiate and academic architecture of England, but its style is more splendid. To gain material for this book Dr Evans travelled all over France, Price: $ Originally published inthis book was the first study of French domestic monastic architecture since the Renaissance.

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Table of Contents. Romanesque France * Historical Background * The Monastic Site * The Monastic Plan * The Romanesque Church * Evolution of Romanesque Architecture * Variety in Romanesque Architecture * Romanesque Sculpture and Painting Early Gothic Of The Twelfth Century * Historical Background * The Abbey of Saint-Denis * The Cathedral of Sens * Price: $ Chapter Five - Postscript: Architecture, Ceremony and Monastic Cities in Carolingian Francia Hendrik W.

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