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Votivkirche. Portal. (Portal of the Votive Church)
  • Europe
  • Votivkirche. Portal. (Portal of the Votive Church), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Vienna, Austria
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.482

A detailed view of the main facade of the Votive Church in Vienna. Built in the Neo-Gothic style, the facade includes a three portal entryway complete with baldachins, steep gables, tympanum, and jambs. Above the portals is a balustrade and a rose window. People walk about in the courtyard.