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Iglesia de Santo Estevo de Ribas do Miño, en el término de O Saviñao.

Iglesia de Santo Estevo de Ribas do Miño, en el término de O Saviñao.

Mosteiro de Santa Clara-a-Velha, Coimbra by Samuel Santos, via Flickr

Mosteiro de Santa Clara-a-Velha, Coimbra - remarkable medieval architecture - not yet know the concrete and the support beams, so the arches.

Vierge à l’Enfant, dite aussi Sedes Sapientiae ou trône de Sagesse. En bois sculpté polychrome, elle serait selon l’identification de Baccker, du début du XIIIe siècle, originaire d’Ombrie.

Vierge à l'enfant, bois polychrome, probablement début XIII- Ombrie

Virgin and Child in Majesty, 1150–1200  French; Made in Auvergne  Walnut with paint, gesso, and linen This type of sculpture, with the Christ Child seated in the Virgin's lap in a frontal pose, is known as a Sedes Sapientiae (Throne of Wisdom). These seemingly straightforward images convey complex theological ideas. Mary serves as Christ's throne.

"Virgin & Child in Majesty" -- -- French, Auvergne -- Walnut w/ paint, gesso, & linen -- The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

3.  Master Mateo  The Portal of Glory (Pórtico da Gloria) of Santiago de Compostela Cathedral (Romanesque period)  12th century, Santiago de Compostela Cathedral

Catedral de Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain - that artwork inscribed onto structures is amazing

Enthroned Virgin & Child  --  Painted Limewood  --  Circa 1350  --  Either Bohemian or Moravian  --  The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Enthroned Virgin and Child Date: ca. 1350 Geography: Made in Brno?, Czech Republic Culture: Bohemian or Moravian We can see more movement , is not that static as the romanesque virgins ( group

01.005.0099.03461 Virgen Ntra.Sra.de los Angeles de Torreciudad

01.005.0099.03461 Virgen Ntra.Sra.de los Angeles de Torreciudad

Virgin with Child, polychrome carving from the 12th century. Museum of Art of Catalonia.

Virgin with Child, polychrome carving from the century. Museum of Art of Catalonia.

Parroquia de Sant Pere i Sant Pau (El Prat de Llobregat) Barcelona,Cataluña,España by Catedrales e Iglesias, via Flickr

Parroquia de Sant Pere i Sant Pau (El Prat de Llobregat) Barcelona,Cataluña,España by Catedrales e Iglesias, via Flickr

Enthroned Virgin and Child, 1130–40  French; made in Burgundy  Birch with paint  H. 40 1/2 in. (102.9 cm)

Enthroned Virgin and Child, French; Made in Burgundy Birch with paint H. cm) The Cloisters Collection, 1947 with Carol Rifka Brunt in Tell the Wolves I'm Home.

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