Committee Decisions

CONF 204 X.C.1

The Holy Trinity Column in Olomouc (Czech Republic)

Property: The Holy Trinity Column in Olomouc

Id. N°: 859 Rev

State Party: Czech Republic

Criteria: C (i) (iv)

The Committee decided to inscribe this property on the World Heritage List on the basis of criteria (i) and (iv):

Criterion (i): The Olomouc Holy Trinity Column is one of the most exceptional examples of the apogee of central European Baroque artistic expression.

Criterion (iv): The Holy Trinity Column constituted a unique material demonstration of religious faith in central Europe during the Baroque period, and the Olomouc example represents its most outstanding expression.

The Delegate of Greece expressed some reservations regarding the application of criterion (i) for this site.

 

Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: Czech Republic
Session: 24COM