Cathedral of San Matteo, Salerno: studies of Cosmatesque mosaics from part of a plaque in the south aisle

RIBApix ref no RIBA35768
Artist/PhotographerMatranga, Filippo (fl. 1839-1872)
CountryItaly
CitySalerno
Subject Date1100
Image Date1845
ViewInterior
StyleByzantine
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceVOS63 p. 38
OrientationPortrait
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, tiles, mosaics