Very Rare image of Henry II (972-1024) King of Italy and Germany also Holy Roman Emperor during the time of the Ottonian Dynasty. From the Sacramentary of Henry II (1002 -1014). Undeniable proof of so called black presence throughout Europe.
[Church of St. Michael , 1015 AD, Hildesheim Germany, Ottonian art]. Located in Hildesheim, this church stands as one of the most distinctive outcomes of Ottonian art. It follows a special basilica design which was developed under the command of the Bernward, an artsy figure who utilized the great basilicas he’d seen in Rome and the overall Classical art to create his outcomes.