Nidaros Cathedral, Trondheim: the rose window... my ancestors built this church. It is the state church and coronation church of Norway. I've spent hundreds of hours sitting quietly in this beautiful cathedral <3
Rose window- a general term applied to round decorative windows, with a design that rewembles the petals of a rose. Rose windows are characteristic of Gothic architecture.
frieze tile: Rose Window drawings
Creation Rose Window at the Washington National Cathedral
South Facing Rose Window ~ Notre Dame Cathedral ~ Chartres ~ Centre-Val de Loire ~ France ~ Note the use of warm colors.
Rose windows became characteristic of Gothic architecture though it came into vogue during the Romanesque period.
enclave interior "The Rose WIndow depicted is a symbol of what all French Gothic Cathedrals embraced: stained glass depicting scences from the scripture. "
Chapter 9, Part 2 Example of rose windows
Rosoni - rose windows
Rose window - Rouen