(active mid-11th century in Essen)

View of the western apse (detail)

c. 1050
Cathedral, Essen

An imposing effect is created by the interior of the westwork in this church. The high gallery forms a striking contrast to the thick-set arches of the ground floor and is probably inspired by the Carolingian Palatine Chapel in Aachen.

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