Theodora (Greek: Θεοδώρα; c. 500 – 28 June 548) was empress of the Byzantine Empire and the wife of Emperor Justinian I. She was one of the most influential ...
One of the best examples of Byzantine art are the mosaics of San Vitale church, commissioned by Emperor Justinian and Empress Theodora.
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San Vitale is one of the most important surviving examples of Byzantine architecture and mosaic work. It was begun in 526 or 527 under Ostrogothic rule.
"Imperial Gifts," by Heidi J. Hornik, on the San Vitale mosaics Emperor Justinian
and His Attendants and Empress