S8 E4: Chartres, France: Pure Gothic Cathedral

A great side trip from Paris is the city of Chartres — and its famous cathedral, arguably Europe’s best example of pure Gothic architecture. It was built quickly, so the cathedral has a unity of architecture, statuary, and stained glass that captures the spirit of the Age of Faith like no other church.
Aired: 2/11/2015 | 0:02:46
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