San Isidoro de León. Pintura Románica. Siglo XII http://aprendersociales.blogspot.com.es/2009/12/las-pinturas-de-san-isidoro-de-leon.html

San Isidoro de León (o Real Colegiata Basílica San Isidoro) - (León, España).

ROMANESQUE ARCHITECTURE 12TH CENTURY   Portal of the cathedral of Bitonto with rich stone- carvings and a griffin supporting the arc.   Cathedral, Bitonto, Italy

12 Century Portal of the cathedral of Bitonto with rich stone carvings and a griffin supporting the arc.

Unit 2  Romanesque-This shows the diaphragm arches that were popular in the Romanesque time period. We can also see the groin vaulting of the ceiling and the smaller columns which are representative of the era. I love the monotone color and simple features of this church. Beautiful!

ERHEEN With its sculpted capitals and portal, the Madeleine of Vézelay – a monastic church – is a masterpiece of Burgundian Romanesque art and architecture.

Romanesque frescoes of the Virgin Mary and Peter from the church of Sant Roma de les Bons, painted around 1164, Encamp, Andorra. National Art Museum of Catalonia, Barcelona. MNAC 15783

Romanesque frescoes of the Virgin Mary and Peter from the church of Sant Roma de les Bons, painted around Encamp, Andorra. National Art Museum of Catalonia, Barcelona.

Romanesque art from the MNAC collection Source: 0rpheus http://beverleyshiller.tumblr.com/post/21381656819/0rpheus-guys-got-wings-must-be-an-angel

“ Guy’s got wings, must be an angel… Romanesque art from the MNAC collection ”

The church of Sant Miquel d'Engolasters is without doubt one of the most beautiful examples of Romanesque art in Andorra, where are preserved 40 other constructions belonging to this medieval style. This church is located in the municipality of Escaldes-Engordany and stands out for its singular architectural ensemble and its priceless sculptural and pictorial decoration.

The church of Sant Miquel d'Engolasters is without doubt one of the most beautiful examples of Romanesque art in Andorra, where are preserved 40 other constructions belonging to this medieval style. This church is located in the municipality of Escaldes-Engordany and stands out for its singular architectural ensemble and its priceless sculptural and pictorial decoration.

A beginner's guide to Romanesque art | Romanesque | Latin (Western) Europe | Art of Medieval Europe | Khan Academy

Calling of St. Peter and St. Andrew, Sant Pere de Rodes monstery, c Spain

Siren (mermaid) playing violin    painted wooden ceiling from 1109 to 1114 in the romanesque St. Martin Church, Zillis, Grisons, Switzerland,

Siren (mermaid) playing violin painted wooden ceiling from 1109 to 1114 in the romanesque St. Martin Church, Zillis, Grisons, Switzerland - "paganism" in churches

Virgen de Montserrat, late 12th century, romanesque sculpture in wood, Catalonia's patron saint, Spain.

Verge de Montserrat, late century, Romanesque sculpture in wood, Catalonia's patron saint, Barcelona.

Before the invention of mechanical printing, books were handmade objects, treasured as works of art and as symbols of enduring knowledge. Indeed, in the Middle Ages, the book becomes an attribute of God. The Art of the Book in the Middle Ages | Thematic Essay | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Book Cover with Byzantine Icon of the Crucifixion, Icon carved about in Constantinople; setting made before 1085 Spanish; From the Convent of Santa Cruz de la Serós.

The "Morgan Leaf", detached from the Winchester Bible of 1160-75. Scenes from the life of David.

Morgan Leaf, from Winchester Bible circa 1160 ~ Romanesque art refers to the art of Europe from approximately 1000 AD to the rise of the Gothic style in the century, or later, depending on region.

The Stavelot Triptych (1156) (Central Panel) Morgan Library & Museum, New York. This medieval reliquary made of gold and enamel, which housed pieces of the True Cross, was created by Mosan goldsmiths at Stavelot Abbey in Belgium.

The Stavelot Triptych (Central Panel) Morgan Library & Museum, New York. This medieval reliquary made of gold and enamel, which housed pieces of the True Cross, was created by Mosan goldsmiths at Stavelot Abbey in Belgium.

Romanesque limestone figure of Christ, ca. 11th-13th century, free-standing with right hand raised in blessing, holding an orb with the lamb of Christ in his left.

century, Romanesque limestone figure of Christ, free-standing with right hand raised in blessing, holding an orb with the lamb of Christ in his left.

Miniatures of the twelve Zodiac signs from the elaborately illuminated Hunterian Psalter, cca. 1170 England. This manuscript is a splendid example of Romanesque book art.

Zodiaco - The Hunterian Psalter. century England - Miniatures of the twelve Zodiac signs from the elaborately illuminated Hunterian Psalter, cca. This manuscript is a splendid example of Romanesque book art.

Apse, 1175–1200  Spanish; from the Church of San Martin, Fuentidueña, Segovia  Limestone

Apse and The Virgin and Child in Majesty, with Archangels and the Magi [Spanish; from the Church of San Martin, Fuentidueña; Attributed to the Master of Pedret]

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