Definition of Romanesque. Meaning of Romanesque. Synonyms of Romanesque

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Definition of Romanesque

Romanesque
Romanesque Ro`man*esque", a. [F. romanesque; cf. It. romanesco.] 1. (Arch.) Somewhat resembling the Roman; -- applied sometimes to the debased style of the later Roman empire, but esp. to the more developed architecture prevailing from the 8th century to the 12th. 2. Of or pertaining to romance or fable; fanciful. Romanesque style (Arch.), that which grew up from the attempts of barbarous people to copy Roman architecture and apply it to their own purposes. This term is loosely applied to all the styles of Western Europe, from the fall of the Western Roman Empire to the appearance of Gothic architecture.
Romanesque
Romanesque Ro`man*esque", n. Romanesque style.

Meaning of Romanesque from wikipedia

- Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches. There is no consensus for the beginning date...
- Romanesque may refer to: First Romanesque, or Lombard Romanesque architectural style Pre-Romanesque art and architecture, a term used for the early phase...
- Romanesque Revival (or Neo-Romanesque) is a style of building emplo**** beginning in the mid-19th century inspired by the 11th- and 12th-century Romanesque...
- Romanesque art is the art of Europe from approximately 1000 AD to the rise of the Gothic style in the 12th century, or later, depending on region. The...
- Richardsonian Romanesque is a style of Romanesque Revival architecture named after architect Henry Hobson Richardson (1838–1886), whose masterpiece is...
- Romanesco broccoli (also known as Roman cauliflower, Broccolo Romanesco, Romanesque cauliflower or simply Romanesco) is an edible flower bud of the species...
- The twelve Romanesque churches of Cologne are twelve landmark churches in the Old town (Altstadt) of Cologne, Germany. All twelve churches are Roman Catholic...
- Pre-Romanesque art and architecture is the period in European art from either the emergence of the Merovingian kingdom in about AD 500 or from the Carolingian...
- Not to be confused with the Romantic Road. The Romanesque Road (German: Straße der Romanik) is a scenic route in the German state of Saxony-Anhalt in central-east...
- Romanesque art is the architecture of Europe which emerged in the late 10th century and evolved into the Gothic style during the 12th century. The Romanesque...
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