Benedictine Convent of St John at Müstair (UNESCO/NHK)

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James Blake Wiener
by UNESCO TV NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai
published on 14 September 2018

The Convent of Müstair, which stands in a valley in the Grisons, is a good example of Christian monastic renovation during the Carolingian period. It has Switzerland's greatest series of figurative murals, painted c. A.D. 800, along with Romanesque frescoes and stuccoes.

Source: UNESCO TV / © NHK Nippon Hoso Kyokai
URL: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/269/

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Kyokai, U. T. N. N. H. (2018, September 14). Benedictine Convent of St John at Müstair (UNESCO/NHK). World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/video/1552/benedictine-convent-of-st-john-at-mustair-unesconh/

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Kyokai, UNESCO TV NHK Nippon Hoso. "Benedictine Convent of St John at Müstair (UNESCO/NHK)." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 14, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/video/1552/benedictine-convent-of-st-john-at-mustair-unesconh/.

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Kyokai, UNESCO TV NHK Nippon Hoso. "Benedictine Convent of St John at Müstair (UNESCO/NHK)." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 14 Sep 2018. Web. 05 Feb 2023.

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