Decorated with the richest, most beautiful mosaics in the world, the Venetian church of San Marco is quite literally a treasure house of medieval art. The domes and walls of the church, encrusted with stone, glass, and gold, have been recognized, over the centuries, as a glorious historical and artistic record. Peopled with hundreds and figures Adam and Eve, Noah and his progeny, Isaiah, Christ, Mark, of course, and other holy men and women of Venice these mosaics create a cosmic panorama. "The Mosaic Decoration of San ...

The Mosaic Decoration of San Marco, Venice 1988, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226142920

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The Mosaic Decoration of San Marco, Venice 1988, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226142913

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