Basilique Notre-Dame de la Daurade, Toulouse

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Prise le 11/06/2012
La basilique Notre-Dame de la Daurade est l'héritière d'un temple païen et d'un monastère bénédictin. Devenue une église dédiée à la vierge, elle fut couverte d'une décoration composée de petits morceaux de mosaïques sur fond de feuille d'or qui fut à l'origine de son nom : "Deaurata" qui veut dire couverte d'or.

La basílica Notre-Dame de la Daurade es la sucesora de un templo pagano y de un monasterio benedictino. Convertida en iglesia consagrada a la virgen, fue decorada con una capa compuesta por trocitos de mosaico sobre fondo de pan de oro que le dio su nombre: "Deaurata" que significa cubierta de oro.
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Localisation: Toulouse, France

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