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

Rights

This object from the Chester E. Smolski photographic slides and publications, housed by the Rhode Island College Special Collections, and any of its digital surrogates are the intellectual property of Rhode Island College. This digital object is protected by copyright and/or related rights. The digital material presented here is licensed with a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. This content can be used, shared, or adapted for educational and scholarly purposes. For permissions to use this item please contact digitalcommons@ric.edu. All uses must include appropriate attribution.

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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