Pre-Romanesque

"Pre-Romanesque" is an architectural style from Western Europe, which preceded the beginning of the Romanesque period in the 11th century (ca. 5th-10th centuries). It is characterized by the introduction and absorption of classical Mediterranean and Christian forms with Germanic ones, creating innovative new forms.

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Aachen Cathedral: Palatine Chapel
Benedictine Convent of St. John: well-preserved heritage of Carolingian art > the Carolingian era is part of the period in Medieval art sometimes called the "Pre-Romanesque". (wiki)
Corvey: Carolingian Westwerk from the 9th century
Ferrara: Basilica di Pomposa
Hildesheim Cathedral and Church: St. Michael's Church (according to wiki)
Loire Valley: Oratoire carolingien de Germigny-des-Prés
Quedlinburg: St. Wiperti, St. Marien
Reichenau: St. George
Rome: Santa Prassede
Yuso and Suso Monasteries: Suso: Visigoth and Mozarabic parts

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