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Basilique Cathédrale Saint-Gervais-et-Saint-Protais de Soissons (Soissons Cathedral Basilica)
  • Europe
  • Basilique Cathédrale Saint-Gervais-et-Saint-Protais de Soissons (Soissons Cathedral Basilica), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Soissons, France
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.107
Description

Architectural view of the western facade of the Soisson Cathedral Basilica. Built in the Gothic style, the facade contains three portals, which are framed by pointed archivolts. A rose window adorns the area above the main portal. A tower appears on the left side of the facade, while the right side stops at the second story.