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Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Krzeszów/south-west Poland/ is a Roman Catholic church and abbey of the Order of Saint Benedict in Krzeszów, Lower Silesian Voivodeship. Built around 1728–1735, it is a notable baroque church in Silesia, with the art of Ferdinand Brokoff (sculptor) and Michael Willmann (painter). It is also one of the shrines to the Virgin Mary, with a 13th old painting. In one of the chapels there is a mausoleum to Silesian Piasts: Bolko I the Strict and Bolko II the Small.
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Beautiful photograph. Times change religion is not nearly as strong a force in Europe today. But with religious loss Europeans also seem to have lost the capacity to build these beautiful structures.