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Romanesque Architecture - Romanesque was the dominant architectural style in Europe in the 11th and 12th centuries. As the name indicates, Romanesque is ultimately inspired by Roman architecture. Similarities between Roman and Romanesque include round arches, stone materials, and the basilica-style plan. Romanesque architecture generally dates from 1000 -1150, when Gothic began to take over. Romanesque-style churches were built into the 1200s, there was considerable overlap between styles

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Fontevrault Abbey, has a domed nave, influenced by Byzantine architecture, and an ambulatory at the east end with projecting apses.

Fontevrault Abbey, has a domed nave, influenced by Byzantine architecture, and an ambulatory at the east end with projecting apses.

Fontevrault Abbey, has a domed nave, influenced by Byzantine architecture, and an ambulatory at the east end with projecting apses.

Fontevrault Abbey, has a domed nave, influenced by Byzantine architecture, and an ambulatory at the east end with projecting apses.

The plan of Speyer Cathedral has much in common with thePlan of St Gall, including paired round towers. The western apse is replaced by an elaborate "westwork"

The plan of Speyer Cathedral has much in common with thePlan of St Gall, including paired round towers. The western apse is replaced by an elaborate "westwork"

A copy by Georges Dehio (1887) of the church from the Plan of Saint Gall, shows an apse at both ends and paired towers of square and round section. The bi-apsidal plan is most typically found in Germany, as at Worms Cathedral.

A copy by Georges Dehio (1887) of the church from the Plan of Saint Gall, shows an apse at both ends and paired towers of square and round section. The bi-apsidal plan is most typically found in Germany, as at Worms Cathedral.

Floor plan of Aachen Cathedral with Charlemagne's palace chapel highlighted in the center

Palatine Chapel, Aachen | Wikiwand

The Palatine Chapel in Aachen is an early medieval chapel and remaining component of Charlemagne's Palace of Aachen in what is now Germany. Although the palace itself no longer exists, the chapel was preserved and now forms the central part of Aachen Cathedral. It is Aachen's major landmark and a central monument of the Carolingian Renaissance. The chapel held the remains of Charlemagne. Later it was appropriated by the Ottonians and coronations were held there from 936 to 1531.[1]

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Aachen Cathedral | Wikiwand

Aachen Cathedral is a Roman Catholic church in Aachen, Germany and the see of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Aachen.

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Romanesque architecture | Wikiwand

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date of the Romanesque style, with proposals ranging from the 6th to the 11th century, this later date being the most commonly held. In the 12th century it developed into the Gothic style, marked by pointed arches. Examples of Romanesque architecture can be found across the continent, making it the first pan-European architectural style since…

This nave elevation of Arnsburg Abbey, Germany, shows the typical arrangement of the nave arcade, aisle, clerestory windows and ribbed vault

Romanesque architecture | Wikiwand

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date of the Romanesque style, with proposals ranging from the 6th to the 11th century, this later date being the most commonly held. In the 12th century it developed into the Gothic style, marked by pointed arches. Examples of Romanesque architecture can be found across the continent, making it the first pan-European architectural style since…

Spain, Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela

Romanesque architecture | Wikiwand

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date of the Romanesque style, with proposals ranging from the 6th to the 11th century, this later date being the most commonly held. In the 12th century it developed into the Gothic style, marked by pointed arches. Examples of Romanesque architecture can be found across the continent, making it the first pan-European architectural style since…

Germany, Speyer Cathedral

Romanesque architecture | Wikiwand

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date of the Romanesque style, with proposals ranging from the 6th to the 11th century, this later date being the most commonly held. In the 12th century it developed into the Gothic style, marked by pointed arches. Examples of Romanesque architecture can be found across the continent, making it the first pan-European architectural style since…

The plan of the Abbey of St Gall, Switzerland

Romanesque architecture | Wikiwand

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date of the Romanesque style, with proposals ranging from the 6th to the 11th century, this later date being the most commonly held. In the 12th century it developed into the Gothic style, marked by pointed arches. Examples of Romanesque architecture can be found across the continent, making it the first pan-European architectural style since…

This drawing is a reconstruction by Dehio of the appearance of the Romanesque Konstanz Cathedral before its alterations in the Gothic style. It has a typical elevation of nave and aisles with wooden panelled ceilings and an apsidal east end.

Romanesque architecture | Wikiwand

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date of the Romanesque style, with proposals ranging from the 6th to the 11th century, this later date being the most commonly held. In the 12th century it developed into the Gothic style, marked by pointed arches. Examples of Romanesque architecture can be found across the continent, making it the first pan-European architectural style since…

France, Angoulême Cathedral

Romanesque architecture | Wikiwand

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date of the Romanesque style, with proposals ranging from the 6th to the 11th century, this later date being the most commonly held. In the 12th century it developed into the Gothic style, marked by pointed arches. Examples of Romanesque architecture can be found across the continent, making it the first pan-European architectural style since…

Typical English Romanesque bay (from Peterborough Cathedral). (left) External elevation. (middle) Internal elevation. (right) Section through bay

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Plans of Romanesque Churches a lot of the shadows cast from the stone tools show these domes , many pyramids too

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Plans of Romanesque Churches

In Romanesque or Gothic architecture, one of the series of concentric bands framing the tympanum. Description from quizlet.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

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Romanesque stone vaulting Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge

European Architecture

Romanesque stone vaulting Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge

Romanesque plans and elevations Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge

European Architecture

Romanesque plans and elevations Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge

Romanesque stone vaulting Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge

European Architecture

Romanesque stone vaulting Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge

Romanic Architecture by dedeyutza.deviantart.com on @deviantART

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Arhitectura romanica: Romanic capitels Church of Holy Apostles - Koln Vezelay Abbey - interior Cathedral of St. Peter - Worms, Germany Ogive Window Romanic Architecture

Worms Cathedral, Germany                                                                                                                                                                                 Más

Worms Cathedral, Germany Más

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Romanesque stone vaulting Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge

European Architecture

Romanesque stone vaulting Graphic History of Architecture by John Mansbridge

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Fontevrault Abbey, has a domed nave, influenced by Byzantine architecture, and an ambulatory at the east end with projecting apses.

Fontevrault Abbey, has a domed nave, influenced by Byzantine architecture, and an ambulatory at the east end with projecting apses.

Fontevrault Abbey, has a domed nave, influenced by Byzantine architecture, and an ambulatory at the east end with projecting apses.

Fontevrault Abbey, has a domed nave, influenced by Byzantine architecture, and an ambulatory at the east end with projecting apses.

The plan of Speyer Cathedral has much in common with thePlan of St Gall, including paired round towers. The western apse is replaced by an elaborate "westwork"

The plan of Speyer Cathedral has much in common with thePlan of St Gall, including paired round towers. The western apse is replaced by an elaborate "westwork"

A copy by Georges Dehio (1887) of the church from the Plan of Saint Gall, shows an apse at both ends and paired towers of square and round section. The bi-apsidal plan is most typically found in Germany, as at Worms Cathedral.

A copy by Georges Dehio (1887) of the church from the Plan of Saint Gall, shows an apse at both ends and paired towers of square and round section. The bi-apsidal plan is most typically found in Germany, as at Worms Cathedral.

Floor plan of Aachen Cathedral with Charlemagne's palace chapel highlighted in the center

Palatine Chapel, Aachen | Wikiwand

The Palatine Chapel in Aachen is an early medieval chapel and remaining component of Charlemagne's Palace of Aachen in what is now Germany. Although the palace itself no longer exists, the chapel was preserved and now forms the central part of Aachen Cathedral. It is Aachen's major landmark and a central monument of the Carolingian Renaissance. The chapel held the remains of Charlemagne. Later it was appropriated by the Ottonians and coronations were held there from 936 to 1531.[1]

Ground plan & cross-sections

Aachen Cathedral | Wikiwand

Aachen Cathedral is a Roman Catholic church in Aachen, Germany and the see of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Aachen.

France, Angoulême Cathedral

Romanesque architecture | Wikiwand

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date of the Romanesque style, with proposals ranging from the 6th to the 11th century, this later date being the most commonly held. In the 12th century it developed into the Gothic style, marked by pointed arches. Examples of Romanesque architecture can be found across the continent, making it the first pan-European architectural style since…

This nave elevation of Arnsburg Abbey, Germany, shows the typical arrangement of the nave arcade, aisle, clerestory windows and ribbed vault

Romanesque architecture | Wikiwand

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date of the Romanesque style, with proposals ranging from the 6th to the 11th century, this later date being the most commonly held. In the 12th century it developed into the Gothic style, marked by pointed arches. Examples of Romanesque architecture can be found across the continent, making it the first pan-European architectural style since…

Spain, Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela

Romanesque architecture | Wikiwand

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date of the Romanesque style, with proposals ranging from the 6th to the 11th century, this later date being the most commonly held. In the 12th century it developed into the Gothic style, marked by pointed arches. Examples of Romanesque architecture can be found across the continent, making it the first pan-European architectural style since…

Germany, Speyer Cathedral

Romanesque architecture | Wikiwand

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date of the Romanesque style, with proposals ranging from the 6th to the 11th century, this later date being the most commonly held. In the 12th century it developed into the Gothic style, marked by pointed arches. Examples of Romanesque architecture can be found across the continent, making it the first pan-European architectural style since…

The plan of the Abbey of St Gall, Switzerland

Romanesque architecture | Wikiwand

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date of the Romanesque style, with proposals ranging from the 6th to the 11th century, this later date being the most commonly held. In the 12th century it developed into the Gothic style, marked by pointed arches. Examples of Romanesque architecture can be found across the continent, making it the first pan-European architectural style since…

This drawing is a reconstruction by Dehio of the appearance of the Romanesque Konstanz Cathedral before its alterations in the Gothic style. It has a typical elevation of nave and aisles with wooden panelled ceilings and an apsidal east end.

Romanesque architecture | Wikiwand

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date of the Romanesque style, with proposals ranging from the 6th to the 11th century, this later date being the most commonly held. In the 12th century it developed into the Gothic style, marked by pointed arches. Examples of Romanesque architecture can be found across the continent, making it the first pan-European architectural style since…

France, Angoulême Cathedral

Romanesque architecture | Wikiwand

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date of the Romanesque style, with proposals ranging from the 6th to the 11th century, this later date being the most commonly held. In the 12th century it developed into the Gothic style, marked by pointed arches. Examples of Romanesque architecture can be found across the continent, making it the first pan-European architectural style since…

Typical English Romanesque bay (from Peterborough Cathedral). (left) External elevation. (middle) Internal elevation. (right) Section through bay

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Plans of Romanesque Churches a lot of the shadows cast from the stone tools show these domes , many pyramids too

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Plans of Romanesque Churches

In Romanesque or Gothic architecture, one of the series of concentric bands framing the tympanum. Description from quizlet.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

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