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Rasbokil Church
Medieval Christian art in Sweden. Copyright Lars-Olof Albertson
Medieval diocese: Uppsala
Province: Uppland
Municipality: Uppsala
Constructed
15th century
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Description
The Rasbokil church was constructed in 15th century and replaced an older church. It waas build as an rectangular church, which was vaulted with three vaults. The eastern vault was construted as a cross vault divided in 8 severies. The middle and west vaults was constructed with star vaults In the beginning of the 16th century the church was painted with murals in a style which is unique for Rasbokil church. It is supposed that the painter has immigrated from Germany.
Bibliography
Anna Nilsén, Program och Funktion i senmedeltida kalkmåleri. Kalkmålningar i Mälardalen och Finland 1400-1534. Stockholm 1986
Mereth Lindgren, Kalkmålningarna. (in Den gotiska konsten. Signums svensk konsthistoria. Lund 1996)