Szentháromság-templom - Velemér, Hungary
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1
N 46° 43.972 E 016° 22.387
33T E 604910 N 5176395
Quick Description: Late-romanesque - early-gothic church from the 13th century.
Location: Vas, Hungary
Date Posted: 10/14/2014 4:26:06 AM
Waymark Code: WMMNC1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
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Long Description:
The late Roman-early Gothic style church of the Holy Trinity was made famous by the paintings of János Aqulia, who painted the fresques of the church in 1377. The works of the painter has remained in five settlements only (Apart from Velemér, in Mártonhely and Bántormány, Slovenia, and in Fürstenfeld and Radkersburg, Austria) In 1378, János Aqulia of Radkersburg painted the wall of the church with scenes taken from the Bible and the lives of the Saints. There are priceless remnants of fresques on the single towered, tiny church.
Type of Church: Church

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Dominant Architectural Style: Romanesque, Gothic

Archdiocese: Veszprém

Diocese: Szombathely

Fo utca
Velemér, Hungary

Relvant Web Site: [Web Link]

Date of organization: Not listed

Date of building construction: Not listed

Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

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