Arched Ceiling Detail at Chartres Cathedral

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Jan van der Crabben
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published on 16 October 2018
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A detail of the gothic arched ceiling at Chartres Cathedral. The colours are a restoration that reproduces the original colour scheme of the cathedral when it was first constructed in the 13th century CE.

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About the Author

Jan van der Crabben
Jan is the Founder and CEO of World History Encyclopedia, leading the non-profit company to best fulfil its mission to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. He holds an MA War Studies from King's College.

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Crabben, J. v. d. (2018, October 16). Arched Ceiling Detail at Chartres Cathedral. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9333/arched-ceiling-detail-at-chartres-cathedral/

Chicago Style

Crabben, Jan van der. "Arched Ceiling Detail at Chartres Cathedral." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 16, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9333/arched-ceiling-detail-at-chartres-cathedral/.

MLA Style

Crabben, Jan van der. "Arched Ceiling Detail at Chartres Cathedral." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 16 Oct 2018. Web. 18 Sep 2021.