Architecture January, 4 2010

Heavenly Vaults: From Romanesque to Gothic in European Architecture

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Available now from Princeton Architectural Press, Heavenly Vaults continues photographer David Stephenson’s investigation of the “architecturally sublime.” The focus here, as explicitly expressed, is on vaulted ceilings in basilicas, cathedrals, and churches throughout Europe. Isobel Crombie provides a contextual forward.

Stephenson is an associate professor at the School of Art, University of Tasmania, Hobart.