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A Weeping Jesus Statue: Pilgrimage Church of Wies. ©NHK/ UNESCO TV 1983
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A Weeping Jesus Statue: Pilgrimage Church of Wies

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Wies

Miraculously preserved in the beautiful setting of an Alpine valley, the Church of Wies (1745-54), the work of architect Dominikus Zimmermann, is a masterpiece of Bavarian Rococo - exuberant, colourful and joyful.

Place/Country: Germany
Series: NHK World Heritage 100
Type: Documentary
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Credits: NHK, producer. UNESCO WHC, co-producer ; UNESCO TV, co-producer.
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