Gothic revival


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Gothic revival

n.
An architectural style based on Gothic design elements, popular in Europe and North America from the late 1700s to the early 1900s, especially in church and collegiate buildings.
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Gothic Revival

n
(Architecture) a Gothic style of architecture popular between the late 18th and late 19th centuries, exemplified by the Houses of Parliament in London (1840). Also called: neogothic
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The Megan Gwynne-Jones Charitable Trust has a long history of supporting art-related initiatives in Chester and has previously invested in the conservation of a portrait of the 1st Marquess of Crewe; the exhibition, Inspired by Gothic: Ruins, Romance, Revival, about the Gothic revival in Chester; the conservation of etchings by 19th-century Chester artist William Monk; and watercolours by artist Louise Rayner, which have been displayed at the Grosvenor Museum.
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