Monreale Cathedral, Sicily: the nave looking towards the east end

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RIBApix ref no RIBA25634
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryItaly
CityMonreale
Subject Date1182
Image Date1954
ViewInterior
StyleRomanesque
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/SCI/233 (ES1208)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This cathedral is one of the finest extant examples of Norman architecture in the world. The interior contains the largest cycle of Byzantine mosaics extant in Italy.

Subject tags

cathedrals, columns, mosaics, arcades