1906 Types of Windows Middle Ages Tudor Renaissance
This very charming black and white plate shows the style of windows from the Saxon Period, Norman, Early English, Tudor and Renaissance periods. There are eight segments to the illustration and each is labelled and numbered. There is an identification key below the plate. Perfect for your favourite architect, this antique illustration is in beautiful condition without rips, tears or markings and is smooth and flat with crisp corners and edges. The reverse side of the page has text from…
Chartres Rose Window
Chartres Cathedral is famous for its stain glass windows The effect of stain glass in these ancient churches is subtle. The stories told in the sections would be difficult to read from the floor of the Cathedral. So what is the purpose of these colorful windows?