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Vernon Collegiale Notre Dame
France

Entering this impressive gothic church, you can see on your right a stained glass window made in mid seventies by the artist Jacques Bony. To be in accordance with nearby windows, he made this window in the style of XVI th century. It represents Ste Genevieve and St Jacques le Majeur. In the top, angels and the signs of the Zodiac to illustrate time and eternity.

Copyright: Pascal Bony
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Uploaded: 25/03/2010
Updated: 05/09/2014
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Tags: church; gothic; stained glass window; jacques bony
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