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Bayeux Tapestry
Good quality digital images of entire Bayeux Tapestry searchable through a thumbnail index.

Chartes: Cathedral of Notre-Dame
This website provides access to a comprehensive collection of images and detailed descriptions of Chartres Cathedral. The images depict the stained glass windows, floor plans, and sculptural details of the monument.

Early English Furniture and Woodwork. Herbert Cescinsky and Ernest R. Gribble. 1922

Mapping Gothic France
Database of images, texts, charts, and historical maps aims to create an environment in which parallel stories of Gothic architecture and the formation of France in the 12th and 13th centuries may be explored and considered in the three dimensions of space, time, and narrative. A project sponsored by Columbia University and Vassar College 
Comprehensive site covering architecture and sculpture in France from the Romanesque through the Gothic period. Includes thousands of high quality images, interactive maps, bibliography, newsletter, blog, and links.

Search terms for Discovery and WorldCat library catalogs

  • Architecture Domestic Medieval  
  • Architecture Romanesque 
  • Architecture Gothic 
  • Art Gothic 
  • Art Medieval
  • Castles History 
  • Mural painting and decoration Romanesque

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