Architectural Theory and the Church
(590 words)

From late antiquity onwards, the Christian Church has been an important patron of architecture in the Western world. The building of churches, monasteries, and oth…

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Hermans, Lex, “Architectural Theory and the Church”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 17 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721

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