Gothic Art

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Gothic Art

  • 1961 ----- color ----- 18 min ----- 16mm
  • Explores the art of Western Europe between 1140 and 1500 as mirrored in the Gothic Cathedral. Explains how the cathedral is part of the spiritual world made physical and how it reflects the real world of the spirit. Looks at St. Denis, Laon, Chartres, Notre Dame, Reims, Amiens and Beauvais. Discusses the symbolism of the Gothic Cathedral as manifested by Chartres.
  • Topics: (Architecture, Art: History, Europe)