The Great Portals

The Great Portals

The Great Portals Video: Saint-Pierre de Carennac An Artsymbol Production Music by Martin A Smith Duration 3:45 The Romanesque tympanum was the ultimate artistic achievement of the early twelfth century. After the triumphal arches of Late Roman Antiquity, large scale...
The Romanesque Ascension

The Romanesque Ascension

The angels of the Ascension appeared in white garments because the human race had been covered by the dark because of a mortal blindness Odilon of Cluny   Video:  Saint-Pierre de Collonges-la-Rouge Romanesque Porch Relief Sculpture An Artsymbol Production Music...
The Romanesque Tympanum of Moissac

The Romanesque Tympanum of Moissac

This quest is unending and therefore it moves forever. Yet although its quest is unending by some miraculous means it finds what it is looking for      Pseudo-Dionysius   Video: Abbaye Saint-Pierre de Moissac South Porch Romanesque Tympanum An Artsymbol...