Cathedrals are not just holy places of worship, they also showcase some of the best examples of human architecture throughout history. The amount of work and patience allotted to makiRead moreng even one single cathedral could take decades. Not only do the form and structure of these edifices come into consideration, but other factors such as the play of light, the acoustics, and the cultural and religious symbolism of its lines come into play as well. Even the type of stone used in its construction is reflective of the region of the world it is situated in. Photowall gives homage to these truly phenomenal man-made structures in its fine line of cathedrals canvas prints. These singular images of some of the best cathedrals in the world are nothing less than visual gems that can add reverence and grandeur to the halls and rooms of your abode. Evoke the majesty of these wonderful edifices with these fine cathedrals canvas prints. They come in a wide array of designs and colors for the budding architectural connoisseur to choose from. These cathedrals canvas prints in your home are a surefire hit with the more sophisticated, globe-trotting set among your acquaintances.

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In medieval times, and even during the Renaissance, a builder needed to be commissioned by a high-ranking member of the clergy, such as a bishop or a cardinal, to be able to build a cathedral. The kings and queens of the period had to approve its commission, and numerous other political personalities had to sign off on it. Needless to say, the building of a cathedral was not a small undertaking. In a time when the Church and the state were not yet separated, the ramifications of being commissioned to build a structure of this magnitude lay heavily on the shoulders of the builder indeed. Photowall salutes some of the most momentous ever built with “St Pauls Cathedral”, “Berliner Dom”, and “Gmuender Minster” in its fine collection of cathedrals canvas prints. These images of the grand cathedrals in England and Germany are a reminder of the meticulous work and fine artistry employed in creating these structures. These amazing cathedrals canvas prints would look good displayed in your mini-library or your private study. They give a sense of pomp and circumstance to your quiet living spaces. Let your eyes gaze upon them and feel your cares fall away.

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Several of the most noteworthy cathedrals in the world hold within them some of the greatest works of art the world has ever seen. A perfect example of this is the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican which showcases the immortal frescoes of the great Leonardo Da Vinci himself. The Duke of Milan and the Pope himself commissioned the great Italian artist to paint these breathtaking frescoes on the roof of this magnificent chapel. Photowall lets you admire this wonderful heritage with “St Peters Basilica-Rome”, “Facade of Sagrada Familia Cathedral”, and “Plaza de Regla and Leon Cathedral” in its fine line of cathedrals canvas prints. The first to be mentioned is the St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome which is considered the greatest feat of Renaissance architecture in the world. It is also the biggest cathedral in the world in terms of surface area. It is the burial site of St. Peter, chief of the apostles of Jesus Christ and the man vested with the great duty of continuing Christ’s church on Earth. Gather your children around you for a lesson in the early days of Christianity while surrounded by these magnificent cathedrals canvas prints.

Holy and majestic

The lines of a cathedral’s arches represent some of the most sturdy and structurally sound methods of building in all of architecture. The concept of the keystone in arches was conceived because of the construction of cathedrals. So is the knave, which is the horizontal floorplan of a church, which is in the shape of a cross. Photowall lets you enjoy these architectural wonders with “Cityscape of Salzburg Cathedral”, “Rouen Cathedral the Portal- Claude Monet”, and “Wells Cathedral” in its wide line of cathedrals canvas prints. The painstaking labor and years of planning it took to construct these magnificent structures are very much evident in these cathedrals canvas prints. Invite your friends over who are lovers of fine architecture to gaze upon and marvel at the one-of-a-kind cathedrals canvas prints. Make an afternoon of it as you recount your travels and adventures to the regions of the world where these fine structures are situated. There will never be a dull moment in your home with these powerful images adorning your walls. Position them strategically in your living room or in your personal den in your lounging area to add a historic and artful ambiance to your personal space.
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