Cathédrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens, France - 2014
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Richly sculpted tympanum of Amiens Cathedral, in the heart of Picardy.
It is one of the largest 'classic' Gothic churches of the 13th century. It is notable for the coherence of its plan, the beauty of its three-tier interior elevation and the particularly fine display of sculptures on the principal facade and in the south transept.
Le tympan richement scultpé de la cathédrale d'Amiens, au cœur de la Picardie.
C'est l'une des plus grandes églises gothiques « classiques » du XIIIe siècle. Elle frappe par la cohérence du plan, la beauté de l'élévation intérieure à trois niveaux et l'agencement d'un programme sculpté extrêmement savant à la façade principale et au bras sud du transept.