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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Byzantine_art

Byzantine art is the name for the artistic products of the Eastern Roman ( Byzantine) Empire, as ... One of the most famous of the surviving Byzantine mosaics of the Hagia Sophia in Constantinople – the image of Christ Pantocrator on the walls ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mosaic

The majority of Byzantine mosaics were destroyed without trace ... Important fragments survived from the mosaic floor of the ...

www.walksofitaly.com/blog/art-culture/byzantine-mosaic-art-in-ravenna-and-italy

May 25, 2012 ... The best places to see Byzantine empire mosaic in Italy, including in Venice, ... The Basilica of Santa Cecilia in Trastevere is famous for its ...

www.nga.gov/content/ngaweb/features/byzantine/mosaic.html

Sculpture in the round, the preferred medium for images of pagan deities, disappeared in Byzantium and was replaced by its aesthetic opposite: mosaic.

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Learn more about mosaics in the early byzantine empire in the Boundless open ... In fact, some of the most famous surviving mosaics are from ancient Greece ...

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Nov 9, 2010 ... ... was the seat of the Western Roman Empire and then the capital of Byzantine Italy. Its famous mosaics are found in three separate churches:.

www.visual-arts-cork.com/history-of-art/byzantine.htm

Established in Constantinople, the Byzantine style ... In the famous Rabula Gospel of 586 from Syria, the glowing ...

study.com/academy/lesson/byzantine-art-and-architecture.html

This lesson covers Byzantine art and explains the difficulties of imposing artistic periods. Justinian is introduced as the man behind the...

www.khanacademy.org/humanities/ap-art-history/early-europe-and-colonial-americas/medieval-europe-islamic-world/a/byzantine-artintro

To speak of “Byzantine Art” is a bit problematic, since the Byzantine empire and ... this period, including the famed Hagia Sophia (above), which was built in the sixth ... Decorations for the interior of churches, including icons and mosaics, were ...