Monreale Cathedral, Sicily: studies of Cosmatesque mosaics from the apse, aisles, cloister columns and bishop's throne

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RIBApix ref no RIBA35766
Artist/PhotographerMatranga, Filippo (fl. 1839-1872)
Subject Date1100
Image Date1845
Library ReferenceVOS63 p.11 & 12 (double page)
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: These studies are part of a volume of mosaic designs recorded by Matranga during the restoration of mosaics in churches in Italy and Scotland in around 1850.

Subject tags

cathedrals, colour, patterns, symmetry, columns, tiles, mosaics, cloisters, thrones