It's called Chartres Blue. It is a blue that is unrivaled in any stained glass in the world. Just a 40 minute trip from Paris, The cathedral stands out as a medieval skyline on the french plains as you approach the town. In a cathedral soaked country, Chartres is one of a kind. Don't miss the labrynth. The surrounding village is a great example of medieval architecture.
Chartres Cathedral (French: Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Chartres) The current cathedral, mostly constructed between 1194 and 1250, is the last of at least five which have occupied the site since the town became a bishopric in the 4th century.
Parteluz o jambas de Chartres. La escultura gótica francesa se caracteriza por fusionarse íntimamente con la arquitectura, cumpliendo una función evangelizadora por encima de decorativa. la escultura contribuye a subrayar la división entre pisos, a aligerar la estética de los contrafuertes.