Tuesday, 15 September 2009

The Bell Towers of Notre Dame

Chimera on Notre Dame. These 19th century additions by Viollet-le-Duc were part of comprehensive restoration which brought the 850 year old gothic masterpiece back to life after one hundred years of post revolutionary neglect.

The bell towers of Notre Dame are a must see when in Paris. Our medieval ancestors were most assuredly imaginative visionaries.

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