TITLE

The Technology of Transition: Sexpartite to Quadriparite Vaulting in High Gothic Architecture

AUTHOR(S)
Taylor, William; Mark, Robert
PUB. DATE
December 1982
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Dec82, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p579
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the use of ribbed vaulting in Gothic architecture. Design of the Chartres Cathedral in France; Stylistic explanations that predominate the art-historical literature; Analysis of construction forces.
ACCESSION #
5313365

 

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