Medieval Europe + Byzantium

Romanesque art

Pilgrimages, crusades and the first international style of art since antiquity: the Romanesque.

c. 1000 - 1200 C.E.

Beginner's guide

What makes the Romanesque, Romanesque?

Places

France

France

Italy

Italy

England

England

Spain

Spain

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The Romanesque is the first international style in Western Europe since antiquity—extending across the Mediterranean and as far north as Scandinavia.

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