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Medieval wall painting in the Gemer and Malohont regions (Slovakia)

Medieval church decorated with figural paintings in the Gemer and Malohont regions, Slovakia

RIMAVSKÉ BREZOVO (SLOVAK REPUBLIC), 14TH -15TH CENTURY

The Medieval wall painting in the Gemer and Malohont regions is a national thematic site of twelve medieval churches decorated with figural paintings. They represent the international character of European art and lively cultural contacts across Europe in the Gothic period.

The Medieval wall painting in Gemer and Malohont Regions bear witness to economic, cultural and artistic exchanges across Medieval Europe. They represent a shared artistic language understood by members of different ethnicities and degrees of literacy.