We were in the town of Boppard in the Rhine valley.
|Late Romanesque - you can see the beginnings of Gothic - with amazing colors.|
|The colors are much richer in person|
|13th century crucifix|
I decided to look him up on Google: here is what I found.
Michael Thonet (the name is pronounced TONE-et) was born in Boppard and became a cabinet maker. He used and improved upon centuries old techniques to bend wood, making some of the most memorable chairs ever made.
|I love this exhibit from Vienna: the shadows are marvelous.|