Design for Reims Cathedral

Creator:
Villard de Honnecourt, fl. ca. 1220-1240
Published/Created:
ca. 1220-1230
Notes:
Villard de Honnecourt was a draftsman with no known architectural experience. He may have visited the monuments he drew, or they could be copied from other drawings. During the 19th century, he was thought to have built numerous cathedrals.
Topics:
Architecture -- France -- 13th century -- (YVRC)
Period/Style:
Gothic (Medieval)
Culture:
French
Accession Number:
296186
Genre:
drawings (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Paintings & Drawings
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Note:
R: Lantern slides from VRC
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Original Repository:
Paris, France: Bibliotheque Nationale de France
Local Record Number:
Portfolio Item ID: 4526
OID:
302924
PID:
digcoll:2158057