gothic architecture. ribbed vault. oh this takes me back to art survey. so many cathedrals..so many vaults.

Chapter Part 1 Ribbed vaults were one of the three structural innovations that was employed in Gothic architecture.

These are the different types of vaulted ceilings one may choose from.

42 Kitchens With Vaulted Ceilings

Groin, Rib and Fan Vaults helped overcome limitations of Barrel Vault.

I like how the columns continue up the ceiling and continue into each other.

The ribbed vaults were made with the ribs creating a framework to support the web until it dried. English and Eastern European masons designed complex configurations where the robs subdivided vaults as seen here.

Gothic ribbed vault, choir of the monastery church, Kloster Herrenalb, Herrenalb Abbey

Here is an example of a Gothic ribbed vault ceiling: A vault subdivided by masonry arches that cover the joints

Rib vault - Wikipedia

The intersection of two or three barrel vaults produces a rib vault or ribbed vault when they are edged with an armature of piped masonry often carved in decorative patterns; compare groin vault, an older form of vault construction.

16.) Features: Ribbed vaults - arched ceilings made of stone (Glossary of Medieval Art & Architecture)

Features: Ribbed vaults - arched ceilings made of stone (Glossary of Medieval Art & Architecture)

How to model Rib vault in Archicad (Comment modeler une croisée d'ogives avec Archicad) - YouTube

How to model Rib vault in Archicad (Comment modeler une croisée d'ogives avec Archicad) - YouTube

15th-century "star" rib vaults in St. Olaf's Church, Tallinn--Rib vault - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

15th-century "star" rib vaults in St. Olaf's Church, Tallinn--Rib vault - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Sexpartite Ribbed Vault, Showing Two Compartments with the Fillings Complete

Sexpartite Ribbed Vault, Showing Two Compartments with the Fillings Complete

The two main structural innovations of Gothic architecture were pointed arches and ogival or ribbed vaulting (Bony 1983). Good article about Gothic architecture.

The two main structural innovations of Gothic architecture were pointed arches and ogival or ribbed vaulting (Bony Good article about Gothic architecture.

The sexpartite ribbed vault at St Etienne, Caen-  The characteristic forms that were to define Gothic architecture grew out of Romanesque architecture & developed at several different geographic locations, as the result of different influences & structural requirements. While barrel vaults & groin vaults are typical of Romanesque architecture, ribbed vaults were used in the naves of two Romanesque churches in Caen, Abbey of Saint-Étienne and Abbaye aux Dames in 1120.

The ribbed vaults at Saint-Étienne, Caen, are sexpartite and span two bays of the nave.: A tall wide church of grey stone, elegantly vaulted with fine ribs.

Pinterest
Search