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Romanesque architecture   /rˌoʊmənˈɛsk ˈɑrkətˌɛktʃər/   Listen
Romanesque architecture

A style of architecture developed in Italy and western Europe between the Roman and the Gothic styles after 1000 AD; characterized by round arches and vaults and by the substitution of piers for columns and profuse ornament and arcades.  Synonym: Romanesque.

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"Romanesque architecture" Quotes from Famous Books

... intellectual life was destroyed with this monastery, founded by a Count von Calw early in the ninth century. The tower which has been preserved is one of the oldest and most interesting works of Romanesque architecture in Germany. ...
— Uarda • Georg Ebers

Words linked to "Romanesque architecture" :   Norman architecture, type of architecture, style of architecture, architectural style

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