Romanesque Sculpture. K.J. Benoy. Introduction. Monumental sculpture in stone did not really revive in the Carolingian and Ottonian periods. However, Wooden works, like the Gero Crucifix did exist in Medieval times prior to the Romanesque period. Introduction.
9th Century Ivory from Monza in Italy
Pilgrims wearing the cockle shell badge walked hundreds of kilometers to Santiago
Christ framed by a mandorla (halo) and supported by angels.
Detail of the face of Jeremiah.