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French Cathedrals

Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM
DCV - Quaker Living Room (upstairs)

Lucy Cooney
(202) 667-7115
DCV Event
Registration is not Required

DCV member and principal author of Guidebook, Selected French Gothic Cathedrals, Richard Moore will present a lecture on selected French Gothic Cathedrals. The lecture will first provide a brief overview of: The Goals of Gothic design; What IS Gothic?; The Medieval Setting; How Gothic Spread, evolved?; Cathedral Cross-Section & terms.     
The lecture will then present brief case studies of Notre Dame Paris, Chartres, and Reims Cathedrals. The presentation takes about 60 minutes, followed by time for Q&A. 

[picture is Chartres Cathedral]

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