Basilica of San Apollinare in Classe, Ravenna: an arcade and clerestory of the nave

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RIBApix ref no RIBA9312
Artist/PhotographerCox, Bernard Hugh (1907?-1986)
CountryItaly
CityRavenna
Subject Date0549
Image Date1980
ViewInterior
StyleByzantine
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceI 556
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Bernard Cox / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The church was consecrated in 549. The floor and the 24 Greek marble columns of the nave were raised in the 16th century.

Subject tags

windows, churches, marble, mosaics, arcades