Basilique du Sacré-Coeur, Paris: View from side rear showing Byzantine Revival apses

Image

Description

[The Sacré-Coeur Basilica is a Roman Catholic basilica and popular landmark in Paris, France, dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. The basilica is located at the summit of the butte Montmartre (Montmartre butte), the highest point in the city.] One of the more exotic variants on the Basilican form is Paul Abadie’s design for the Sacré-Coeur (1875-1919), Paris, which has a Greek-cross plan expressed in a Byzantine Revival style.

Attributes

Attribute NameValues
Alternate Title
  • Basilica of the Sacred Heart, Paris

Creator
  • G. Massiot & cie

Subject
  • Basilicas

  • Domes

  • Architecture

  • Churches

Date Created
  • 1910-01-01

Date Digitized
  • 2007-01-01

Cultural Context
  • Byzantine Revival

  • Nineteenth century

Place of Creation
  • +48.886694+2.343

  • Montmartre (Paris, Île-de-France, France): summit of the butte Montmartre: 35, Rue du Chevalier-de-la-Barre

  • Paris

Departments and Units
Member of
Temporal Coverage
  • before or circa 1910

Record Visibility Public
Content License

Collections

Collections Featuring this Image
Architectural Lantern Slides of France

Files

Please Note: You may encounter a delay before a download begins. Large or infrequently accessed files can take several minutes to retrieve from our archival storage system.