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The mosaic decoration of San Marco, Venice

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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 Marco, Venice brings these unrivaled mosaics into breathtaking focus, combining a descriptive history of their creation and repair over the ages with close-up photographs revealing their iconographic detail.
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Grouping Title mosaic decoration of san marco venice
Grouping Author demus otto
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subject_facet Basilica di San Marco (Venice, Italy), Mosaics -- Italy -- Venice, Mosaics, Medieval -- Italy -- Venice
title_display The mosaic decoration of San Marco, Venice
title_full The mosaic decoration of San Marco, Venice / Otto Demus ; edited by Herbert L. Kessler
title_short The mosaic decoration of San Marco, Venice
topic_facet Mosaics, Mosaics, Medieval