Ravenna, Italy -- Beautiful Byzantine mosaics.  Portrait of Empress Theodora by San Vitale.

Ravenna, Italy -- "Mother of Pearls"Beautiful Byzantine mosaics. Portrait of Empress Theodora by San Vitale.

St. Agnes  Early Christian Mosaics from the Fourth to the Seventh Centuries: Rome, Naples, Milan, Ravenna.  Fourteen Plates in Color.  Translated from the German, 1946.  Jewelled belt, wrapped over dress, decorated underdress and fabric belt. Wonderfully complex hair style. I love it.

Agnes Early Christian Mosaics from the Fourth to the Seventh Centuries: Rome, Naples, Milan, Ravenna. Fourteen Plates in Color. Translated from the German,

Byzantine mosaic of women from the court of Justinian and Theodora, Church of San Vitale, Ravenna. Dating to the reign of Justinian (5th-6th century CE). Gustav Klimt visited Ravenna in 1903, where he had the opportunity to see these lavish Byzantine mosaics http://laurashefler.net/arthistory2010/?cat=1

Byzantine mosaic of women from the court of Justinian and Theodora, Church of San Vitale, Ravenna. Dating to the reign of Justinian century CE). Gustav Klimt visited Ravenna in where he had the opportunity to see these lavish Byzantine mosaics

Medieval Byzantine mosaic 14th, seraph from the spandrels of the atrium, Church S.Marco, Basilica, Venice, Italy

ANGEL: Medieval Byzantine mosaic seraph from the spandrels of the atrium, Church S.

Byzantine mosaic crown, Dome of the Rock, Jerusulem Israel

Byzantine mosaic crown, Dome of the Rock,pattern of geometric forms, highly ornamented and stylized.

The most famous of the surviving Byzantine mosaics of the Hagia Sophia in Constantinople - the image of Christ Pantocrator [wiki]

Liberalism: Stuck Halfway Between Heaven and Earth

Jesus Banishes the Merchants Out of the Temple ~ One of the beautiful Byzantine mosaics in the Cathedral of Monreale - Palermo - Sicily (12th century) #lsicilia #sicily #monreale

Medieval Mosaic -- "Jesus Banishes the Merchants Out of the Temple" -- Century -- Cathedral of Monreale, Palermo - Sicily.

Byzantine mosaics of of angels in Nea Moni built by Constantine IX and Empress Zoe after the miraculous appearance of an Icon of the Virgin Mary at the site and inaugurated in 1049. Scene of a terrible sack and massacre of hundreds of Chiots and priests during the Ottoman sack of Chios in reprisal for the 1821 Greek War of Indipendance. Nea Moni monastery, Chios Island, Greece. A UNESCO World Heritage Site.

) Byzantine mosaics of of angels in Nea Moni built by Constantine IX and Empress Zoe after the miraculous appearance of an Icon of the Virgin Mary at the site and inaugurated in A UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Angel from 12th century Byzantine Mosaic on Cupola of the Martorana Church in Palermo

Figure of An Angel from 12th century Byzantine Mosaic on Cupola of the Martorana Church in Palermo

Figure of An Angel from century Byzantine Mosaic on Cupola of the Martorana Church in Palermo Photographic Print

Israel Travel Photography - Cream Brown Tan Byzantine Mosaic Fine Art Photograph…

Israel Travel Photography - Cream Brown Tan Byzantine Mosaic Fine Art Photograph of Church of the Multiplication

oh-traumer: “Byzantine mosaics ”

oh-traumer: “Byzantine mosaics ”

Saints and Spectacle : Byzantine Mosaics in Their Cultural Setting (Hardcover) (Carolyn L. Connor)

Saints and Spectacle : Byzantine Mosaics in Their Cultural Setting (Hardcover) (Carolyn L. Connor)

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