Stained glass window of St Nicholas of Myra (Nikolaos of Myra), preventing an executioner from beheading 3 innocents, in the St Nicholas Chapel in the Basilique Notre-Dame de l'Epine, or Basilica of Our Lady of the Thorn, L'Epine, Marne, Champagne-Ardenne, France. The window was designed by H M & C Magne and completed by the Charles Lorin & Cie workshop, date unknown although possibly 1930s. The church was built 1405-1527 in Flamboyant Gothic style, is listed as a historic monument and as a UNESCO World Heritage Site as part of the Santiago de Compostela pilgrimage site. Picture by Manuel Cohen

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Stained glass window of St Nicholas of Myra (Nikolaos of Myra), preventing an executioner from beheading 3 innocents, in the St Nicholas Chapel in the Basilique Notre-Dame de l'Epine, or Basilica of Our Lady of the Thorn, L'Epine, Marne, Champagne-Ardenne, France. The window was designed by H M & C Magne and completed by the Charles Lorin & Cie workshop, date unknown although possibly 1930s. The church was built 1405-1527 in Flamboyant Gothic style, is listed as a historic monument...
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