Brief introduction with general description or history of Gothic arts.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com December 20, 2018, 4:10 am ad1c9bdddf
Gothic architecture is a style of architecture which flourished during the high and late medieval period. It evolved from Romanesque architecture and was succeeded by Renaissance architecture.
Originating in 12th-century France and lasting into the 16th century, Gothic architecture was known during the period as "the French Style" (Opus Francigenum), with the term Gothic first appearing during the latter part of the Renaissance as a stylistic insult. Its ...
Gothic architecture is emphasized. The general description of history of Gothic arts is provided.