MOSAIC ARTIST, Italian
(active 1200-1220 in Venice)

Right aisle, middle arm (detail)

c. 1210
Mosaic
Basilica di San Marco, Venice

The picture shows one of the five mosaics on the wall of the right aisle of the middle arm, representing the Virgin praying. The artist executing these mosaics harmonised elements from Byzantine and Romanesque sources.




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