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13-MAY-2013

Oslo Cathedral, ceiling art

On our last morning in Oslo, we visited the cathedral. Seems like it had been closed when we tried to go before. It was consecrated in 1697 and restored to its original baroque interior in 1950. Oslo Cathedral is the main church for the Church or Norway, Diocese of Oslo, as well as the parish church for downtown.

Another section of the beautiful ceiling, painted 1936-1950 by Hugo Louis Mohr.

Original organ, posted earlier:


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Anne Cecilie Overholt11-Nov-2015 16:17
Excellent image! V
hamery10-Nov-2015 16:15
A beautiful capture of the pattern and in a arty way; Great clarity and the color is wonderful, Helen. VvV
Gerard Koehl10-Nov-2015 07:30
Splendide. V
Ton, Ben & Rob Nagtegaal10-Nov-2015 07:24
Fantastic shot of this beautiful ceiling, the details are perfect. V
Gill Kopy10-Nov-2015 05:18
A most extraordinary ceiling - looks like it's been woven ! V
Stephanie10-Nov-2015 00:02
Amazing and detailed capture of this interesting ceiling! V
Carol Rollins09-Nov-2015 23:20
Is that a fabric ceiling? The colors and textures you captured are wonderful.
Chris Morton09-Nov-2015 21:18
a modern tapestry?
Milan Vogrin09-Nov-2015 20:42
Superb! V!
Martin Lamoon09-Nov-2015 20:13
Amazing.
An excellent shot of this ceiling.
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Jim Coffman09-Nov-2015 20:06
Great capture of an amazing ceiling!