Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy, France) : View of the Gothic porch with Romanesque bell tower beyond

Creator:
unknown (French)
Published/Created:
8, rue de l'Eglise, Poissy, Île-de-France, France
1852-1865 (restoration); ca. 1130-1499 (inclusive)
Materials:
stone
Notes:
A 12th century collegiate church (one endowed for a chapter of canons) which shows the transition from Romanesque to Gothic. The four capitals of the choir were sculpted in 1150. The church was the parish church and the place where Saint Louis was baptized (25 April 1214). Restored by Viollet-le-Duc in the 19th century (1852-1865).
Variant Titles:
Collegiate Church of Notre-Dame, Poissy
Topics:
Architecture -- France -- 12th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Gothic (Medieval)
Romanesque
Culture:
French
Accession Number:
1A2-F-P-CND-A2
Genre:
architecture (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
Copyright Scott Gilchrist, Archivision, Inc
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Digital:
architectural exteriors; Louis IX, King of France, 1214-1270 carving ; construction buildings; religious buildings; churches; collegiate churches
Source Creator:
Gilchrist, Scott
Source Title:
Archivision Module Four
Source Created:
2878 Chamonix, Montreal QC
Archivision, Inc.
Source Note:
Purchase, Visual Resources Collection, May, 2011; photographer Scott Gilchrist
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
4152
OID:
10106220
PID:
digcoll:1821795