Avila cathedral at night
Avila cathedral at night reminds one forcibly of paintings such as "Sleeping Factory" by Jean Gris
Interior flying buttress
Interior flying buttress helps support chancel
Walk from transept chapel to chancel
Choir is defined by fending on left. Walk straight ahead and turn left to arrive at chancel
Ambulatory behind chancel
Late afternoon light creates mystery in the ambulatory behind the chancel
Cloister from transept
Cloister joins transept to other structures
Roof of nave
Unusual red and white mottled stone form the roof of the cathedral.
Picture of the nave stressing very high ceiling. The light blue color results from bright clear day outside.
Nave showing ear of choir and ceilin
The gated choir area is set off from the rest of the chancel. Late daylight intensifies the grandeur of the cathedral.
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