Chapel episcopal residence Ziesar Castle

21 votes
Taken the 20/10/12
The chapel of the bishop's residence Ziesar Castle is an outstanding structure in the late Middle Ages, an interesting church of Gothic architecture. The almost perfectly preserved wall and ceiling paintings in the interior and the ornate facade make it a Historic-Artistic Monument.

1470 Bishop of Stechow inaugurated in Ziesar Castle one of the bishop's residence worthy chapel. It has a rectangular vaulted brick hall with stone galleries and chapel-like niches. The impressive room, the walls are decorated with painted wall hangings, a frieze deposed and painted with green vines monochrome painting. The walls of the side niches are provided with a crescent Madonna, the root of Jesse, and a suspected Marie pedigree.

The chapel was used after the Reformation rarely for worship. At the end of the 17th Calvinists century whitewashed the paintings with white paint. Just putting the medieval paintings could be saved over the centuries, and ultimately restored.

The chapel of the bishop's residence Ziesar Castle is the Catholic community since 1952 as a house of worship available.
Continue reading +

Latitude: 52° 15' 46" N, Longitude: 12° 17' 13" E see »

Location: Germany

Type: Country:
Map List

Alpspitze

sphere
63 votes

A lucky day for those people who came up here to enjoy the sunny view over a blanket of clouds, surrounded by the bavarian mountain peaks.

By VR Travels

Burg Altdahn

sphere
41 votes

By Tomek Zuk

St Georgkirche, Dinkelsbühl, Bayern, Germany #2

sphere
21 votes

Interior of St Georgkirche. #2012ET

By Junichi Ogino

Chapel episcopal residence Ziesar Castle

sphere
21 votes

The chapel of the bishop's residence Ziesar Castle is an outstanding structure in the late Middle Ages, an interesting church of Gothic...

By 360PanoramaReklame

Retro Classics

sphere
10 votes

By VR Travels

Burg Altdahn

sphere
10 votes

By Tomek Zuk

Vineyard

sphere
10 votes

By VR Travels

Retro Classics, Stuttgart

sphere
10 votes

Retro Classics shows Old and Youngtimer Cars of all classes in several exhibition halls. The event happens every March and is easy to reach with a...

By VR Travels

Tempelhof Airport

cylinder
11 votes

Entrada al Aeropuerto de Tempelhof en Berlin, sitio donde se ha celebrado la Campus Party Europa

By Miguel Angel Aguilar Brenes

Campus Party Europa

cylinder
1 votes

Nueva edición Campus Party Europa 2012

By Miguel Angel Aguilar Brenes

Campus Party Europa

cylinder
1 votes

Nueva edición Europea de la Campus Party

By Miguel Angel Aguilar Brenes

pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 >> >|