Images of Medieval Art and Architecture

France: Vézelay
Benedictine Abbey Church of Sante-Marie-Madeleine


Vaults and Elevations


NAVE

General views of nave showing transverse ribs and groin vaults

Towards narthex

Towards east end

Details of Nave

Detail of nave vaulting

North Elevation and Vault

Detail of column base

Details of Aisles

Vaulting in aisle

Vaulting in aisle

Wall of Aisle


CHOIR

North Elevation and Vaults

Choir Vaults


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Created by G. David Donahue, July 1997
Updated by Jane Vadnal, December, 1997