MOSAIC ARTIST, Italian
(active 1215-1235 in Venice)

South barrel vault, west narthex (detail)

1215-35
Mosaic
Basilica di San Marco, Venice

The Creation story in the south cupola of the west narthex is followed on the walls and the adjacent vaults by additional scenes from the Genesis.

The picture shows the scenes on the south barrel vault of the west narthex: the Flood; unloading the Ark; Noah's thank offering.




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