Gothic Art

Gothic Art

Gothic art is a medieval art that was developed in France from the Romanesque art in the mid 12th century.
It was widely spread over the western Europe area.
In the late 14th century the International Gothic art style had developed until the late 15th century. In some places such as Germany the Gothic art had continued until the late 16th century before changing into Renaissance art.
Much of the Gothic art had inculded:
Sculptures
Sculptures


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The easily recognisable shifts in architecture from Romanesque to Gothic, and Gothic to Renaissance styles, are typically used to define the periods in art in all media, although in many ways figurative art developed at a different pace.
The earliest Gothic art was on the walls of Cathedrals, and abbeys.
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