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Architecture in Belgium

Bruges


Minnewater
(Lac d'amour), medieval harbor


Minnewater
(Lac d'amour), medieval harbor


Hospital of St. Jan, 1188, + 13th & 14th c.
additions

 


Beguinage, founded 1235; 17th c. add'ns


Beguinage, founded 1235; 17th c. add'ns


Beguinage, founded 1235; 17th c. add'ns

 


Notre Dame
(Onze lieve vrouw), 1220-97


Notre Dame
(Onze lieve vrouw), 1220-97


Notre Dame
(Onze lieve vrouw), 1220-97


Notre Dame
(Onze lieve vrouw), 1220-97


Notre Dame
(Onze lieve vrouw), 1220-97


Notre Dame
(Onze lieve vrouw), 1220-97


Michelangelo:
Bruges Madonna

 


Cathedral of
Sint Salvator, 1116-1228, + later add'ns


Cathedral of
Sint Salvator, 1116-1228, + later add'ns


Cathedral of
Sint Salvator, 1116-1228, + later add'ns


Cathedral of
Sint Salvator, 1116-1228, + later add'ns


Basilica of the
Holy Blood, 1529-34


Basilica of the
Holy Blood, 1529-34


Basilica of the
Holy Blood, 1529-34


Basilica of the
Holy Blood, 1529-34


Jerusalem Church,
1428


Jerusalem Church,
1428


Jerusalem Church,
1428

 

Civic Buildings


Town Hall, 1376-1420


Town Hall, 1376-1420


Town Hall, 1376-1420


Town Hall, 1376-1420


Porter's Logie


Griffie
(Records)

   

Houses


House of the
Beurs, 1400s

   


Gruuthuse
Mansion, 1465-70


Gruuthuse
Mansion, 1465-70


Gruuthuse
Mansion, 1465-70


Gruuthuse
Mansion, 1465-70


Gruuthuse
Mansion, 1465-70

 


17th c. bell
gable

 


Place Memling /
Memlingplein

photos by J. Howe



Other Art and Architecture Web Links

American Architecture
Digital Archive of American Architecture


Boston College Fine Arts Department Home Page

Boston College
Jeffery Howe, 1997