Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Date

3-1980

Description

The interior design of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre is a rhythmic sequence of light and less light designed to illicit emotional climaxes from visitors. The floor plan is based normal Roman house and palace design, the church progresses from public to private as you enter.

Notes

MacDonald, William L. Early Christian & Byzantine Architecture. (New York: George Braziller, 1962) p. 19-21

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Subject Headings

Architecture -- Religious architecture -- Israel -- Jerusalem; Jerusalem in Christianity;

Country Name

Israel

City Name

Jerusalem

Keywords

religious buildings, architecture, historic, christian, interior

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