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Gero Cross - Wikipedia


The Gero Cross or Gero Crucifix ("Gero-Kreuz" in German), of around 965–970, is the oldest large sculpture of the crucified Christ north of the Alps, and has ...

Gero Crucifix, circa 970 - Kölner Dom


This monumental wooden crucifix was donated by Archbishop Gero (d.976). It originally stood at the centre of the old cathedral at the archbishop's grave.

Crucifix of Gero Conundrum | Alberti's Window


Dec 3, 2010 ... I'm trying to resolve an issue regarding the Crucifix of Gero (c. 970, Cologne Cathedral, shown left). The most recent editions of Gardner's Art ...

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Stone sculpture continued to be rare, but wooden crucifixes such as the over-life- size Gero Crucifix (before 986; Cologne Cathedral) and wooden reliquaries ...

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Ottonian Art: History, Characteristics - Visual Arts Encyclopedia


976) has often been compared to this engraving, but the Gero Crucifix is a far more powerful image and perhaps the most seminal wood-carving of the Ottonian ...

Cologne Cathedral - New World Encyclopedia


Jun 5, 2013 ... 4.1 Shrine of the Three Kings; 4.2 Gero Crucifix; 4.3 Milan Madonna; 4.4 Treasure Chamber; 4.5 Gallery of Ancient Art; 4.6 Bells; 4.7 Organs.

Photo of Cologne Cathedral: Gero Cross (976) - Sacred Destinations


Gero Cross (976). The Gero Cross (Gero-Kreuz), in a chapel off the north aisle, is the oldest surviving monumental crucifix north of the Alps. Carved in 976 in a ...

Cologne Cathedral - Cologne, Germany - Sacred Destinations


The Gero Cross (Gero-Kreuz), near the sacristy, is the oldest surviving monumental crucifix north of the Alps. Carved in 976 in a style ahead of its time, the ...

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Gero Crucifix, c. 970 - Kölner Dom


The Gero Crucifix is, in many respects, the first work of art in a new era. It is not only the first monumental sculpture dating from this period still in existence, it is ...

Cleansing Fire – The Gero Crucifix


Apr 3, 2011 ... Continuing our Lenten series on crosses and crucifixion images. Previously here. This crucifix is 6'2” in height and is the first monumental ...

Gero Crucifix | sculpture | Britannica.com


The Gero Crucifix, carved oak corpus (with contemporary nimbus and stem), before 986; in the Cologne Cathedral, Germany. Height 187 cm. Bildarchiv foto ...