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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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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
Credits: NHK (publisher), UNESCO WHC (producer). UNESCO TV (producer).
Published in: 1983

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