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A Tower on the Gourmet Road: The Cathedral, Torre Civica and Piazza Grande, Modena. ©NHK 1997
A Tower on the Gourmet Road: The Cathedral, Torre Civica and Piazza Grande, Modena

 
 
Language: English
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The magnificent 12th-century cathedral at Modena, the work of two great artists (Lanfranco and Wiligelmus), is a supreme example of early Romanesque art. With its piazza and soaring tower, it testifies to the faith of its builders and the power of the Canossa dynasty who commissioned it.


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Place/region: Modena, Italy, Europe
Series: NHK World Heritage 100
Type: Documentary
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Publisher: NHK; UNESCO TV
Sponsor: UNESCO WHC
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Rights: NHK; UNESCO TV
 

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Original: Video.MPEG
Location: EV only
UMAS reference: AVFONDS-NHK-09.827
Rights holder: NHK Japan Broadcasting Corporation
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