Art And Architecture / Chartres

Chartres, South Porth, left bay, south face of left pier, pride falling from his horse, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, South Porch, top half of central bay, Last Judgement Chartres Cathedral and Church of St Aignan across the river, Chartres, France St Piat Chapel, Chartres, France Clown painting by Gabriel Loire Chartres Cathedral, clock tower in north facade
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Wedding, oil painting by Gabriel Loire Chartres Cathedral, aerial view from the south west, Chartres, France Adultress, sculpture 1682  by Jean de Dieu of Arles, east end of choir screen, Chartres Cathedral, France Chartres painting by Gabriel Loire Sewing Virgin, sixteenth century, choir screen of north ambulatory, Chartres Cathedral, France Royal portal, central bay lintel with 12 apostles, tympanum with Christ and symbols of 4 evangelists, 13th century sculpture, Chartres Cathedral, France
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North porch central bay, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Simeon, John the Baptist and Peter, 13th century sculpture, Chartres Cathedral, France North porch, right bay, tympanum and lintel, Job on the dunghill and the judgement of Solomon, 13th century sculpture, Chartres Cathedral, France North porch central bay, 13th century sculpture, Chartres Cathedral, France Chartres cathedral west north west aspect Isaiah Jeremiah and  Simeon right jamb central bay north porch Chartres cathedral 13th century Aristotle Chartres Cathedral right bay Tympanum of the Royal Portal 12th century
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Chartres Royal Portal centre bay eagle symbol of St John the Evangelist 12th century Aristotle detail from Royal Portal Chartres cathedral 12th century Chartres Cathedral South Porch left bay right jamb detail of pedestal below St George Chartres Cathedral, South Porch, central bay, right archivolts, demon and nun, demon and miser Chartres Cathedral South Porch central bay right archivolts demon and noblewoman demon and nun Chartres Central Bay of North Porch left side Melchizedek Abraham Moses Samuel and David in the background is Elisha
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Chartres Central Bay of North Porch left side Melchizedek Abraham Moses Samuel and David in the background is Elisha Chartres Cathedral, South Porch, central bay, right side, Saints Paul, John, James Major, St Bartholomew, St Jude 13th century Chartres Cathedral, South Porch, central bay, detail of archivolts on right side Chartres Cathedral, South Porch, central bay, the damned, devil and miser Chartres Cathedral, South Porch, right bay, right jamb Saints Martin,  Jerome,  Gregory, all 13th century St Avitus, 14th century Chartres, South Porch, left bay, right jamb, Saint Piat and Saint George, 13th century
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Chartres, South Porch, central bay, left archivolts, Abraham holding the blessed and one of the blessed in a crown going to Paradise Chartres Cathedral France nave flying buttresses on the south Chartres Cathedral, South Porch, central bay, the teaching Christ, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, South Porch, central bay, left jamb figures of the apostles, Matthew, Thomas, Philip, Andrew, Peter, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, South Porch, left side of central bay, St Peter, 13th century Chartres Cathedral flying buttresses of the south choir
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Chartres Cathedral flying buttresses of the south choir Chartres Cathedral flying buttresses of the south choir Chartres Cathedral flying buttresses of the south choir Chartres Cathedral, south nave, flying buttresses, floodlit Chartres Cathedral, buttresses, south nave Chartres Cathedral flying buttresses of the south nave
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Chartres, Royal Portal, centre bay, 6 of 12 apostles 12th century Chartres Cathedral, Royal Portal, 1145-55 Chartres Cathedral, South Portal Chartres, Kings and Queens of Judah, left jamb, centre bay, Royal Portal 12th century Chartres, Royal Portal, central bay, 2 of 4 elders of the apocalypse 12th century Chartres, Royal Portal, centre bay, the lion, symbol of St Mark 12th century
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Chartres, Royal Portal, centre bay, bull, symbol of St Luke, 12th century Chartres, Royal Portal, centre bay, Christ in Majesty, symbols of 4 evangelists, 12 apostles Chartres North Porch central bay left jamb Melchizedek Abraham Moses  and Samuel and King David Chartres, North Porch, central bay, left jamb, Elisha - far left Melchizedek, Abraham Chartres, Royal Portal, central bay, lintel, 12 apostles, tympanum, Christ with symbols of four evangelists 12th century France, Chartres Cathedral, view of the Nave with the Labyrinth, looking east
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France, Chartres Cathedral the Nave and High Altar floodlit France, Chartres Cathedral the Nave and High Altar floodlit France, Chartres cathedral, north porch, central bay, left jamb, Melchizedek, Abraham, Moses and King David, 13th century sculpture Chartres Cathedral, East South East aspect, Chartres, France Chartres Cathedral, West North West aspect, Chartres, France Chartres Cathedral, West North West aspect, Chartres, France
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Chartres Cathedral, West North West aspect, Chartres, France Chartres Cathedral, north porch, left bay archivolt, stripping flax Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, left jamb, Nubian slave, 13th century France, Chartres Cathedral, north porch, centre bay, dragon under the Baptist France, Chartres Cathedral, John the Baptist, north porch, centre bay, right jamb, 13th century architectural sculpture France, Chartres Cathedral, north porch, centre bay, outer arch, Adam and Eve, 13th century architectural sculpture
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France, Chartres Cathedral, north porch, centre bay, outer arch, Adam and Eve, 13th century architectural sculpture France, Chartres, north porch, left bay, first archivolt, women stripping and carding flax, 13th century architectural sculpture Chartres Cathedral, north porch, three bays, thirteenth century architectural sculpture Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay lintel, the Judgement of Solomon, thirteenth century architectural sculpture Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, right jamb, Jesus son of Sirach, Judith and Joseph, thirteenth century architectural sculpture Chartres Cathedral, north porch, left bay, tympanum and lintel, Adoration of the Magi, Nativity, Annunciation to  to Shepherds, thirteenth century architectural sculpture
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Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, thirteenth century architectural sculpture Chartres Cathedral, God and Adam and the four rivers of Eden, Gihon, Pison, Euphrates and Tigris,  thirteenth century architectural sculpture Chartres Cathedral, north porch, centre bay, outer arch, Adam asleep and in the garden of Eden, Eve under a tree and Adam standing by, 13th century architectural sculpture Chartres Cathedral, north porch, left bay, thirteenth century France, Chartres Cathedral, flying buttress of the south choir 13th century France, Chartres Cathedral, flying buttresses of the south choir 13th century
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Annunciation to the shepherds, detail, twelfth century, Royal Portal, Chartres Cathedral, France Eagle, twelfth century, symbol of St John the Evangelist, central bay, Royal Portal, Chartres Cathedral, France Jeremiah holding scroll, right bay, left jamb, Royal Portal, Chartres Cathedral, France Melchizedek, Abraham, Moses and Samuel, in foreground, St Peter and Elijah, thirteenth century, left side, central bay, north porch, Chartres Cathedral, France Isaiah, Jeremiah, Simeon, John the Baptist, St Peter and Elijah, thirteenth century, right side, central bay, north porch, Chartres Cathedral, France Jesus son of Sirach, Judith and Joseph, thirteenth century, right bay, north porch, Chartres Cathedral, France
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A king and queen of Judah, twelfth century, right hand jamb, central bay, Royal Portal, Chartres Cathedral, France Pythagoras and Donatus, twelfth century, right archivolt, right bay, Royal Portal, Chartres Cathedral, France Witnesses of Resurrection, detail, central bay, south porch, Chartres South Porch, Chartres Cathedral, France Kings and a Queen of Judah, twelfth century, right hand jamb, central bay, Royal Portal, Chartres Cathedral, France North porch, central portal, thirteenth century, Chartres Cathedral, France Crypt of St Fulbert, Bishop of Chartres 1006-1028, eleventh century, Chartres Cathedral, France
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Crypt of St Fulbert, Bishop of Chartres 1006-1028, eleventh century, Chartres Cathedral, France Flying Buttresses outside nave, south façade, thirteenth century, seen from the ground, Chartres Cathedral, France Saints Martin, Jerome and Gregory, thirteenth century, St Avitus, fourteenth century, right side, right bay, south porch, Chartres Cathedral, France St Martin blessing would-be assassin and St Lubin annointing St Caletric, west face of right pier, right bay, south porch, Chartres Cathedral, France St Philip, thirteenth century, left jamb, central bay, south porch, Chartres Cathedral, France Adoration of the Magi, probably by Jean Soulas, sixteenth century, choir screen, south ambulatory, Chartres Cathedral, France
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Jesus and the adulteress, Jean de Dieu, 1681, choir screen, east ambulatory, Chartres Cathedral, France Saints Martin of Tours and Nicholas, thirteenth century, tympanum and lintel, right bay, and archivolts, south porch, Chartres Cathedral, France Right bay of south porch, Chartres Cathedral, France Teaching Christ, central bay, south porch, Chartres Cathedral, France South east ambulatory, Chartres Cathedral, France Nave, floodlit, looking east, Chartres Cathedral, France
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View of nave from triforium, looking north west, Chartres Cathedral, France Flying buttresses, thirteenth century, exterior of south nave, Chartres Cathedral, France Martyrdom of St Blaise, east face of left hand pier, left bay, south porch, Chartres Cathedral, France Martyrdoms of SS Thomas, Blaise and Ledger, east face of left pier, left bay, south porch, Chartres Cathedral, France Two of the twenty Elders of the Apocalypse, thirteenth century, south porch, Chartres Cathedral, France Mitred bishops, thirteenth century, left jamb, right bay, south porch, Chartres Cathedral, France
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Two figures, thirteenth century, east face, left pier, south porch, Chartres Cathedral, France Queen and a king of Judah, twelfth century, right jamb, central bay, Royal Portal, Chartres Cathedral, France Flying buttresses supporting choir at south east, Chartres Cathedral, France South east tower and apse roof with angel, Chartres Cathedral, France Three old testament figures, twelfth century, left jamb, right bay, Royal Portal, Chartres Cathedral, France Supper at Emmaus, twelfth century, right frieze, right bay, Royal Portal, Chartres Cathedral, France
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Betrayal and Entry into Jerusalem, twelfth century, left frieze, right bay, Royal Portal, Chartres Cathedral, France South transept and porch, window of Vendome Chapel on left, floodlit, Chartres Cathedral, France Nave and triforium of south transept, thirteenth century, Chartres Cathedral, France Sculpted figures, twelfth century, left jamb, left bay, Royal Portal, Chartres Cathedral, France Moses, twelfth century, right jamb, left bay, Royal Portal, Chartres Cathedral, France South ambulatory looking east, Chartres Cathedral, France
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South spire, Chartres Cathedral, France Flying buttresses and roof of south nave, thirteenth century, Chartres Cathedral, France Spiral staircase below south steeple, Chartres Cathedral, France Last supper, signature Araogerus inscribed below, Royal Portal buttress between left and  central bays, Chartres Cathedral, France Massacre of the Innocents and Herod, twelfth century, left frieze, left bay, Royal Portal, Chartres Cathedral, France Ambulatory choir screen seen from east, Chartres Cathedral, France
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Aerial view of west aspect, Chartres Cathedral, France Aerial view from west north west, Chartres Cathedral, France Aerial from north west, Chartres Cathedral, France Aerial view from north east, Chartres Cathedral, France Assumption of the Virgin, sculpted 1767-73 by Charles-Antoine Bridon, above altar, Chartres Cathedral, France Aerial view from due east, showing cruciform shape, Chartres Cathedral, France
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Aerial view from east, showing cruciform shape, Chartres Cathedral, France Aerial view from due south, Chartres Cathedral, France Aerial view from south west, Chartres Cathedral, France Aerial view, east south east aspect, Chartres Cathedral, France South spire, twelfth century, Chartres Cathedral, France South spire and rose window, twelfth century, at sunrise, Chartres Cathedral, France
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South spire, twelfth century, Chartres Cathedral, France Six Apostles, central bay, Royal Portal, Chartres Cathedral, France Aerial view from west, Chartres Cathedral, France Royal Portal, central bay, twelfth century, Chartres Cathedral, France Assumption of the Virgin, sculpted 1767-73 by Charles-Antoine Bridon, above altar, Chartres Cathedral, France Sculptured figures on the north porch, Balaam, Queen of Sheba and Solomon, right bay, left jamb, Chartres Cathedral, France
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Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, outer archivolt,  Zodiac sign, Pisces, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, outer archivolt,  Zodiac sign, Aries, 13th century France, Chartres Cathedral, north porch, centre bay, right jamb, John the Baptist, 13th century architectural sculpture France, Chartres Cathedral, north porch, centre bay archivolt, Creation of Adam,13th century architectural sculpture France, Chartres Cathedral, north porch, centre bay, archivolt, Creation of animals, 13th century architectural sculpture France, Chartres Cathedral, north porch, centre bay archivolt, Creation of Sun and Moon, 13th century architectural sculpture
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France, Chartres Cathedral, north porch, centre bay,  archivolt, Creation of firmament, 13th century architectural sculpture Christ in Majesty, central bay, Royal Portal, Chartres Cathedral, France Chartres Cathedral, Royal Portal,  left bay archivolt, zodiac sign of Aries, the ram Angel royal portal central bay left inner archivolt Chartres Cathedral Elisha statue between centre and left bays Chartres Cathedral Chartres North Porch right bay first archivolt October a sower holding a bag of seed 13th century
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Chartres North Porch right bay first archivolt September vintner treading grapes 13th century Chartres North Porch right bay first archivolt August harvester with a sickle 13th century Chartres Cathedral, Royal Portal, left bay archivolt, zodiac sign of Leo, the lion Chartres Cathedral, Royal Portal, left bay archivolt, zodiac sign of Taurus, the bull Chartres Cathedral, Royal Portal, left bay archivolt, zodiac sign of Cancer, the crab Chartres Cathedral, Royal Portal, left bay archivolt, month of August, harvesting
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Chartres Cathedral, Royal Portal, left bay archivolt, month of April Chartres Cathedral, Royal Portal, left bay archivolt, month of July, cutting corn Chartres Cathedral, Royal Portal, central bay lintel, six of the twelve apostles Chartres Cathedral, Royal Portal, central bay, angels holding crown at apex of archivolts Chartres Cathedral, Royal Portal, central bay lintel, six of the twelve apostles Chartres Cathedral, Royal Portal, three bays
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Chartres Cathedral, South Porch, central bay Chartres Cathedral, Royal Portal, central bay, Christ in Majesty with apostles Chartres Cathedral, north porch, left bay, first archivolt, woman carding flax Chartres Cathedral, north porch, centre bay, St Anne holding Virgin in her arms Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, outer archivolt, sign of Zodiac, Capricorn Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, outer archivolt, sign of Zodiac, Aquarius
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Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, outer archivolt, Zodiac sign, Taurus, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, outer archivolt, Zodiac sign, Gemini, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay outer archivolt,  Zodiac sign, Virgo, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, outer archivolt, Zodiac sign, Scorpio, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, outer archivolt, Zodiac sign, Libra, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, outer archivolt, Zodiac sign, Sagittarius 13th century
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Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, outer archivolt, Zodiac sign, Leo, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, outer archivolt, Zodiac sign, Aquarius, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, first archivolt, December, killing pig, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, first archivolt, November, feeding pig 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, first archivolt, June, man with scythe, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, first archivolt, May,  hawking, 13th century
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Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, first archivolt, April, man with corn, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, first archivolt, March, pruning vines, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, first archivolt, February, man by fire, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, first archivolt, Sagittarius and months, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, outer archivolt, winter, shivering serf, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, lintel, Judgement of Solomon, 13th century
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Chartres Cathedral, north porch, right bay, first archivolt, summer, naked figure, 13th century Chartres Cathedral, north porch, centre bay, thirteenth century architectural sculpture Chartres Cathedral, north porch, left bay, right jamb, the Visitation, Elizabeth, Mary, Daniel, thirteenth century architectural sculpture Crypt of St Fulbert, Bishop of Chartres 1006-1028, north gallery, eleventh century, Chartres Cathedral, France Crypt of St Fulbert, Bishop of Chartres 1006-1028, north gallery, eleventh century, Chartres Cathedral, France Chapel of John the Baptist, crypt, eleventh century, Chartres Cathedral, France
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Bishop Detail of Bishop Altar, and beyond it, sculpture of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary by Charles-Antoine Bridan, 1772, Chartres Cathedral, France      
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