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Photo of Notre Dame Cathedral

West Front: King's Gallery

The King's Gallery, a line of statues of the 28 Kings of Judah and Israel. This was redesigned by Viollet-le-Duc to replace the statues destroyed during the French Revolution. The revolutionaries believed the statues to represent the French kings, so they decapitated them.

Photo © Holly Hayes.