Archangel Michael Church In Orzegów

The Archangel Michael Church  was raised in the years 1909-1911 according to the design of Maksymilian Giemza, the Katowice architect, on the basis of the existing in the place earlier church built in the years 1894-95 according to the design of the architect  Wilhelm Wieczorek. The founders were Joanna and  Hans Ulrich von Schaffgotsch. The use of ledge portals, openings closed with full arch and the tower masiff allow on associating the object with neo-Roman style.

Decoration of elevation is very interesting, accented only by laying of the bricks in various geometrical patterns.  It is a rare practice, even the simple brick elevations of the churches built in that period are usually decorated with the use of stone details, glazed or profiled bricks or white blend. 

Dofinansowano ze środków Ministra Kultury i Dziedzictwa Narodowego


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