Chapter 7
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Jewish, Early Christian, & Byzantine Art
 
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Empress Theodora and Her Attendants, mosaic on south wall of the apse, Church of San Vitale, Ravenna(Dodati) 547.
  Empress Theodora, detail   Emeror Justinian and His Attendants, mosaic on the north wall of the apse, Church of San Vitale. 547   The Transfiguration of Christ with Saint Apollinaris, First Bishop of Ravenna, mosaic in the apse, Church of Saint'Apollinare in Classe, Italy. 533-49   Page with The Crucifixion, from the Rabbula Gospels, from Beth Zagba, Syria. 586  
                     
           
           
                     
  Virgin and Child with Saints and Angels, icon, Monastery of Saint Catherine, Mount Sinai, Egypt. Second half of 6th century. Encaustic on wood   Monastery of Saint Catherine, Mount Sinai, Egypt   Cathedral of San Marco, Venice. Begun 1063   Cathedral of San Marco, view looking towards apse   Christ Pantocrator, mosaic in the central dome, Church of the Dormition, Daphni, Greece. 1080-1100  
                     
             
           
                     
  Christ Pantocrator, detail   Archangel Michael, icon. 10th century. Silver gilt and enamel   Barma and Pstnik. Cathedral of Saint Basil the Blessed, Moscow, Russia. 1555-61   Andrey Rublyov. The Old Testament Trinity (three Angels Visiting Abraham), icon. 1410-20. Tempera on panel   Andrey Rublyov. The Old Testament Trinity (three Angels Visiting Abraham), icon. 1410-20. Tempera on pane(Detail)  
                     
 
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Andrey Rublyov. The Old Testament Trinity (three Angels Visiting Abraham), icon. 1410-20. Tempera on panel (Detail)

         
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