Unformatted text preview: -Vertically spacious and light. -Stained glass, long. o Signature at the bottom was to represent shoe makers, middle class people. o Proves that the middle class donated to the church as well. -Ancester Wagon o The water carriers build. -Meaning of the Building. o The walls are perfect symmetrical + all the stained glass. o This church was meant to look like heaven, as described in the bible. o The glass was meant to represent all the stones that represent Jerusalem. Reims Cathedral, Reims, France 1220 -This is where the Kings and Queens were Crowned. -This is where Joan of Art brought the Crowne Prince for his coronation. -Millions of dollars to build these structures. -Its 125 feet tall. Sainte-Chapelle, Paris France 1243-48 -Located on the Island of the City. -This is where the palace stood. -The “Holy chapel.” -Built for Louis IX. -Very much filled with color. -Gothic architecture was bright, cheerful and full of patterns....
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- Fall '09
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