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Château d’Amboise – La Chapelle et la Tour de César (Château d’Amboise – Chapel and Caesar’s Tower)
  • Europe
  • Château d’Amboise – La Chapelle et la Tour de César (Château d’Amboise – Chapel and Caesar’s Tower), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Amboise, France
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.419
Description

A view of the chapel of St. Hubert and Caesar’s tower at the Château d’Amboise looking east. The chapel emerges at the top of a tower-like structure that is fully integrated into the Château. The chapel itself is Gothic in style complete with gargoyles, a pinnacles, finials, and pointed arched windows. East of the chapel is a medieval tower.