In the light of a new registration of all apsidal churches in Scandinavia (1,222 in all), the author discusses the occurrence and frequency of apses, and puts forward the hypothesis that the apse symbolizes the seat of the bishop.
|Translated title of the contribution
|Either – Or. Apsidal churches in the Nordic countries
|Published - 1999
Subject classification (UKÄ)
- apse Romanesque