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Cloister Cemetery in the Snow

Cloister Cemetery in the Snow by Caspar David Friedrich Animated Art Video Rating: 4 / 5 Monasterio Santa Maria de Huerta. El claustro gótico Desde la nave izquierda de la iglesia se accede, por una puerta que se abrió en el siglo XII, al claustro llamado de los Caballeros; tomó este nombre porque fue lugar […]

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Westminster Abbey: meet the architect-in-residence Scott, the great Victorian gothic revivalist, restored the chapter house and designed a triple portico for the north front; but he also decided to smother the abbey and its monuments with a gloopy coat of shellac, to protect it from the corrosive … Read more on The Guardian

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An eerie performance of ancient sacred music, combining vocal chant and bells in an electronic display in the cloister at Burgos Cathedral. Taken in July 2009, this video shows the magnificent gothic cathedral in Burgos, Castilla Y Leon, Spain. Founded in 1221 by Bishop Don Mauricio, Burgos Cathedral is Spains third largest church. It was […]

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The fright before Christmas That filmmaker was Lawrence Gordon Clark and his films – six slices of gothic plus a modern finale between 1971 and 1977 – are rightly considered classics of the form. Next week they are being presented as part of … The other world he was entering … Read more on Yorkshire […]

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The Rich You Will Always Have With You Scott Merrill's neo-American-Carpenter-Gothic Seaside Chapel (“non-denominational”) and bell tower—a finely crafted Protestant-cum-Modernist sacred building, abstract but true to type—terminates Seaside's main north-south axis and fronts a public … Read more on First Things (blog) Art replicas from the Met go on display in Taipei … restoration work […]

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Pearl of the Adriatic It's an almost overwhelming collection of Baroque, Renaissance and Gothic architectural masterpieces – palaces, churches, monasteries and fountains. You just have to get past the crowds. Yet, as often is the case, it's only a matter of moving one … Read more on Timaru Herald Best Christmas Markets in England The […]

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This is one of the most important examples of the Manueline style (portuguese late Gothic). In 1983 it was classified by the UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. Video Rating: 0 / 5

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