Chartres Cathedral Rose Window
Chartres Cathedral Rose Window

Chartres Cathedral Rose Window
Acrylic Gouache on Paper
56x56cm
Apr 2019

"The beautiful circular painting depicts the rose window of Notre Dame Cathedral in Chartres, France.

There is much symbolism in stained glass windows and this is no exception. The red represents the blood of Christ and the blue purity and innocence. The centre depicts the Virgin Mary and baby Jesus. Outside of the centre there are 12 of each design as this number is important in the bible and symbolises faith. The designs include the French fleur de lis, the disciples and the angels."

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Location: France

Chartres Cathedral Rose Window

Chartres Cathedral Rose Window
Acrylic Gouache on Paper
56x56cm
Apr 2019

"The beautiful circular painting depicts the rose window of Notre Dame Cathedral in Chartres, France.

There is much symbolism in stained glass windows and this is no exception. The red represents the blood of Christ and the blue purity and innocence. The centre depicts the Virgin Mary and baby Jesus. Outside of the centre there are 12 of each design as this number is important in the bible and symbolises faith. The designs include the French fleur de lis, the disciples and the angels."

Take a look at the creation of this painting...

FOR SALE
The original painting and prints are available to buy: Shop Now

Location: France