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Notre-Dame de Paris (cathedral (work by context); medieval patron, Maurice de Sully; 19th-century restorations...; 1163 to 1250, with many later ...; Paris (Île-de-France, France, Europe, World, Top of the T...;)
Note: Located at the eastern end of the Île de la Cité; built on the ruins of two earlier churches, which were on the sirte of a Gallo-Roman temple dedicated to Jupiter. Cathedral was begun under Maurice de Sully, bishop of Paris; ca. 1160 he conceived of converting two ruined earlier basilicas into a single grand building. Foundation stone was laid by Pope Alexander III in 1163; high altar was consecrated in 1189. By 1250, the choir, western facade, and the nave were completed. By mid-14th century, porches, chapels, and other elements were added. Neo-Gothic enhancements were added in the 19th century, including a spire over the transept. In 2019 a great fire caused severe damage.
Notre-Dame de Paris (preferred,C,U,LC,English-P,U,U,French-P,U,U)
Notre-Dame Cathedral (C,U,undetermined,U,U)
Notre Dame Cathedral (C,U,undetermined,U,U)
Notre-Dame (C,U,undetermined,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
cathedral (work by context) [300007501] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Built Environment (hierarchy name), Single Built Works (hierarchy name), single built works (built environment), <single built works by specific type>, <single built works by function>, ceremonial structures, religious structures, religious buildings, churches (buildings), <church buildings by location or context>)
basilica (work by form) [300170443]
..... (Objects Facet, Built Environment (hierarchy name), Single Built Works (hierarchy name), single built works (built environment), <single built works by specific type>, <single built works by form>, <single built works by form: massing or shape>)

architecture (preferred)

Creation Date: 1163 to 1250, with many later additions

Creator Display:
medieval patron, Maurice de Sully; 19th-century restorations by architect E.-E. Viollet-le-Duc [preferred]
patron Maurice, of Sully, Bishop of Paris (Roman theologian, born ca. 1120) Extent: original work [500288825]
architects unknown French (French cultural designation) Extent: original work [500125235]
architect Viollet-le-Duc, Eugène Emmanuel (French architect and theorist, 1814-1879) Extent: restoration [500017148]
Current: Paris [7008038] Île-de-France (region (administrative division)), France (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Address Note: 48.8530°N 2.3498°E
Display Materials: bearing masonry, cut stone
bearing walls [300002557]
.......(Objects Facet, Components (hierarchy name), components (objects parts), <components by specific context>, architectural elements, <structural elements and components for structural elements>, structural elements, enclosing structural elements, <walls and wall components>, walls, <walls by function>)
stone (worked rock) [300011176]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (hierarchy name), materials (substances), <materials by composition>, inorganic material, rock (inorganic material), <rock by form>)

Dimensions: 427 x 157 feet (130 by 48 metres) in plan; roof is 115 feet (35 metres) high
damage: April 2019

French (preferred)

Gothic (Medieval) [300020775] (preferred,N/A)
.....(Styles and Periods Facet, Styles and Periods (hierarchy name), <styles| periods| and cultures by region>, European, Medieval styles and periods, Medieval (European))

General Subject:
architecture (preferred,isness)

Specific Subjects:
Virgin Mary [901000032]
.....((Christian characters, Christian iconography, Legend, Religion, Mythology)) (ICON)

List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Built Works
.......... Built Works by class: religious, ceremonial, and funerary structures
Sources and Contributors:
Notre-Dame de Paris........ [VP]
........ Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
........ Frankl, Gothic Architecture (1962)
........ Grodecki, Gothic Architecture (1977)
........ Grove Art Online (2008-)
........ Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-) n 79081635
........ Stoddard, Art and Architecture in Medieval France (1966)
........ Zarnecki, Art of the Medieval World (1975)
Notre-Dame Cathedral........ [VP]
........ Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
Notre Dame Cathedral........ [VP]
........ Great Buildings Online (1997-)
Notre-Dame........ [VP]
........ Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
Subject: ....... [VP]
....................... Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
English ..... [VP]
..... Frankl, Gothic Architecture (1962)
..... Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-)
..... Grodecki, Gothic Architecture (1977)
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