Intérieur de la Cathédrale d'Albi (Tarn, France)

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Prise le 24/06/2009
La cathédrale d'Albi est la seule en France à conserver la totalité de son ornementation picturale originale. Peintures italiennes réalisées entre 1500 et 1515 environ. Remarquez les peintures très géométriques (précurseur de Vasarely !) qui  s'opposent aux décors très signifiants de la voûte et de l'exceptionnelle fresque du Jugement Dernier en dessous des grandes orgues.

Albi cathedral is the only one in France where the whole paintings ornements are remaining. They have been painted by Italian artists at the beginning of the 16th century. Do remark the opposition between very geometrical paintings (500 years before 20th century Vasarely paintings !) and very significant frescos on the vault and of the Last Judgment, just under the great organs.
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Latitude: 43° 55' 42" N, Longitude: 2° 8' 32" E see »

Localisation: Albi, France

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