Romanesque architecture

Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Romanesque architecture: Gothic architecture, Byzantine architecture
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for Romanesque architecture

a style of architecture developed in Italy and western Europe between the Roman and the Gothic styles after 1000 AD

References in periodicals archive ?
It is obvious that the search for the more correct analogies for the European features in the architecture of St Nicholas church should not include only comparison of different decorative and constructive features: some analogies, published by the scholars, are too general, and the same architectural features can be found in many monuments of Romanesque architecture.
14, for the notion that the rounded arches of Romanesque architecture were a typological reference to the Heavenly Jerusalem.
Just as Wren's Gothic west towers had not been in keeping with the Romanesque architecture of the rest of the Abbey, the design of the corona could be "21st century" although it would have to be in keeping with the rest of its surroundings too, he said.
Its wedding cake cathedral in opulent Spanish Romanesque architecture holds the alleged tomb of the beheaded St.
Done up in leather, lace, or velvet, the players in Teraoka's cabaret of the damned perform, in epic-scale panoramas and on multipanel altar-pieces in gilt frames, acts of deviance, hypocrisy, cruelty, and brutality amid hordes of animals, rising flames, and gothic and Romanesque architecture.
We're surrounded by Chelsea's art scene, nightlife and recreational areas like Chelsea Piers, as well as the Flatiron District's Romanesque architecture, world-class shopping and restaurants.
1-million anchor contribution, the versatile facility retains its historical roots by incorporating Victorian and Romanesque architecture.
The French expression denotes the Midi of literary art and imagination that, at the height of Romanesque architecture in the 12th century, would include, above all, legends of the Holy Grail and troubadour songs of courtly love.
The nearby Kelso Abbey may be in a fragmented state now but it is still one of the finest examples of Romanesque architecture around.
And even non-Catholics will want to see the Saint Francis Cathedral, an excellent example of Romanesque architecture, and the Loretto Chapel, home of the legendary Loretto staircase.
In addition to its Eastern motifs, however, the building also reveals some features of Western Romanesque architecture.
Richardson was a major representative of Romanticism in American architecture, but whereas many of his contemporaries espoused some form of Gothic Revival, he looked back to Romanesque architecture for inspiration.
With its 1892 Romanesque architecture, wooden floors, 8-foot windows and soaring ceilings, it's become the pride of the local community.
SPEND a few days in romantic Prague with its bewitching mix of Baroque, Gothic and Romanesque architecture.
The adaptive reuse plan also incorporated extensive renovation of the historic building's Romanesque architecture.