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© Hélène Combis-Schlumberger la Sainte-Chapelle

© Hélène Combis-Schlumberger la Sainte-Chapelle

Sainte Chapelle, Paris - Fifteen huge mid-13th-century stained glass windows fill the nave and apse.

Sainte Chapelle, Paris - The crystal forever. Fifteen huge stained glass windows fill the nave and apse. Built 800 years ago by King Louis IX

Sainte-Chapelle Cathedral, commissioned by Louis IX (St. Louis), 75% of it is made of glass -I saw it! It was beautiful (even despite being under renovation...)

Starry starry night: constellation ceilings

Sainte Chapelle - Upper level The Holy Chapel is a royal medieval Gothic chapel, located near the Palais de la Cité, on the Île de la Cité in the heart of Paris, France.

"Sainte Chapelle"(Paris)**.  Probably one d my favorite churches. You walk up to be in church and you are surrounded by the most magnificent, towering stained glass windows for the size of church

Sainte Chapelle - Paris, France I have actually been here. The walls are practically floor to ceiling stained glass. It is enchantingly beautiful.

Sainte Chapelle. Begun some time after 1239 and consecrated on 26 April 1248,[2] the Sainte-Chapelle is considered among the highest achievements of the Rayonnant period of Gothic architecture. Its erection was commissioned by King Louis IX of France to house his collection of Passion Relics, including Christ's Crown of Thorns - one of the most important relics in medieval Christendom and the Image of Edessaa holy relic.

Built in 1248 in Paris, France. (It is the most sumptuous church in medieval Christendom. It is the resting place of holy relics: crown of thorns and a fragment of the cross)

La Saint Chapelle - a chapel on Île de la Cité in Paris, France. Consecrated in 1248, the chapel was built by King Louis IX. An exceptional example of the emerging style of Rayonnant in French Gothic Architecture that tries to convey a sense of weightlessness. The chapel is most famous for its 23 stained glass windows,

La Saint Chapelle, Cité in Paris I love this church so much and will never forget the power I felt being surrounded by that much magnificent glass.

A Sainte Chapelle é ela própria um imenso relicário feito de luz e vitrais. As relíquias ficavam no altar mor em urnas de uma riqueza única.   catedrais medievais- Os melhores artistas fizeram essas peças com um refinamento e uma exibição sem igual de pedras preciosas e ouro.

A Sainte Chapelle é ela própria um imenso relicário feito de luz e vitrais. As relíquias ficavam no altar mor em urnas de uma riqueza única. catedrais medievais- Os melhores artistas fizeram essas peças com um refinamento e uma exibição sem igual de pedras preciosas e ouro.

La Sainte-Chapelle (The Holy Chapel), Paris

Saint Chapelle, Paris, France - This Gothic chapel is considered one of the highest achievements of the Rayonnant period. Its most prominent feature is the upper level, which is encompassed by floor-to-ceiling stained glass windows. My Art History I te

Absolutely magnificent! Paris, Sainte Chapelle, Entry, Stained Glass

Paris, Sainte Chapelle, Entry, Stained Glass and Angels

Interior of Sainte-Chappelle, one of the surviving buildings of the Capetian royal palace on the Île de la Cité, Paris.

Gothic church windows, Sainte-Chappelle, Paris, one of the surviving buildings of the Capetian royal palace on the Île de la Cité, Paris.

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