ARCHITECT, German
(active 790s in Aachen)

Interior view

796-98
Photo
Palatine Chapel, Aachen

Charlemagne's chapel at Aachen was modelled on Justinian's imperial church of San Vitale in Ravenna. It formed part of his now destroyed palace. The throne stands on the upper gallery facing the altar.




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