ARCHITECT, French
(active 2nd half 11th century in Languedoc-Roussillon)

Exterior view

1050-1100
Photo
Convent church, Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert (Hérault)

The church of Saint-Guilhem was consecrated in 1076. It has an aisled nave comprising four bays, and a very prominent aisled transept with three apses from around 1100.

The photo shows a view of the apses (built during different stages of construction), the nave and the west tower.

View the ground plan of the convent church, Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert.




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