Jesus' cross is erected by soldiers, detail from The Crucifixion, by Simon Mazieres, 1713-16, from the choir screen, Chartres Cathedral, Eure-et-Loir, France. Chartres cathedral was built 1194-1250 and is a fine example of Gothic architecture. It was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979. Picture by Manuel Cohen.

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Jesus' cross is erected by soldiers, detail from The Crucifixion, by Simon Mazieres, 1713-16, from the choir screen, Chartres Cathedral, Eure-et-Loir, France. Chartres cathedral was built 1194-1250 and is a fine example of Gothic architecture. It was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979. Picture by Manuel Cohen.

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