0 Likes

Frescoes in the Chartreuse Monastery in Villeneuve les Avigon
Languedoc-Roussillon
These frescoes were painted by Matteo Giovanetti in the 14th century. They are part of the visit of the Chartreuse Monastery built in 1536, that really is worth a visit on its own. You go through a maze of corridors, rooms, strairs, old stone and gardens. Nearby is an impressive medieval castle from which you get a very nice view of the Monastery and the Palais des Papes beyond the Rhone river, in the city of Avignon.
Copyright: Jeremie Francois
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10460x5230
Uploaded: 08/12/2012
Atualizado: 10/10/2014
Visitas:

...


Tags: curch; monastery; stone; historic; fresco; paintings; art
comments powered by Disqus

Jakub Hruska
Pont d'Avignon
Jakub Hruska
Gatehouse of Saint-Bénezet Bridge
Fernando Cifuentes Duque
Notre-Dame-des-Doms
Fernando Cifuentes Duque
Notre-Dame-des-Doms de Aviñon
Bernhard Vogl
Pope's Palace
Fernando Cifuentes Duque
Teatro en la Plaza del Palacio de Aviñon
Fernando Cifuentes Duque
Plaza del Palacio de Aviñon
Fernando Cifuentes Duque
Plaza del Palacio de Aviñon
jeremie francois
Le Palais des Papes at Avignon
Bernhard Vogl
Pope's Palace Front
Jakub Hruska
Palais des papes d'Avignon
Uwe Buecher
Palace of the Popes
Andy Alpern
Moshav Amirim - Menachem the Pilot Memorial Lookout Point
ehcsimred
power-station-knepper-in-dortmund-oestrich
Thomas Humeau
Red Rock Valley
Uwe Buecher
Mainzer Dom und Gutenbergmuseum
Thomas Humeau
Monument Valley
Dashkov Vladimir
Aibga 238c
Uwe Buecher
Im Kirschgarten, Mainz
KeiHirano
Extremebonzai
ehcsimred
Signal tower ruin dortmund germany
dieter kik
Entre 2 Ponts
Emile Duijker
Church near Santa Cruz de Cabrália
Thomas Humeau
Ottawa Canal Rideau
jeremie francois
Grjotagja hot water lava cave in Iceland, near lake Myvatn
jeremie francois
Landmannalaugar from the Blahnjukur
jeremie francois
Snow racketting under the trees of the Mount Aigoual in the French Cevennes
jeremie francois
Iceland crater lakes (Viti and Oskjuvatn near Askja in Vatnajökull national park)
jeremie francois
Iceland : the extraordinary colors and hot springs at Hveradalir moutains
jeremie francois
Waterfall on La Vis, a very nice place for the hot summers
jeremie francois
Les Marches du Geant (Rouet - Gabriac)
jeremie francois
Img 9489 Img 9508 Perthus2 Spheric
jeremie francois
St Martin de Londres, La Place de l'eglise
jeremie francois
Img 9463 Img 9486 Perthus1 Spheric
jeremie francois
Le Palais des Papes at Avignon
jeremie francois
Within Doha's skyscrapers (Qatar)
More About Languedoc-Roussillon

Languedoc-Roussillon is a French region which is composed of five departments. It is bounded by Spain, Andorra in the south and along the Mediterranean Sea (Gulf of Lions). Other French region limit the regions of Languedoc-Roussillon: Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, Rhone-Alpes, Auvergne, Midi-Pyrenees. The natural boundaries are the Pyrenees and the so-called threshold Lauragais, the Cévennes and the Rhône.In 2004, the Regional Council chose a joint new logo symbolizes the sun, which has the motto: "Living in Septimania. In fact, the current president of the Regional Council, Georges Freche wanted to rename the area "Septimania", but then it has to do so. Septimania is an old name, used since the fifth century for the region, but the Department of Lozère was not yet among them. Above all, the Catalans rejected by an overwhelming majority of this amendment. After numerous protests, including a demonstration of about 8,000 people on the 8th October 2005 in Perpignan, Georges Freche was the project of Bezeichnugsänderung in "Septimania" and the name of the region Languedoc-Roussillon "is introduced as an official designation for the Regon.The languages of the region along with French, Occitan (Languedoc, Auvergne, Provence), and Catalan. The name of the region favors Lengadòc-Rosselhon Occitan and Catalan Rosselló-Llenguadoc.