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Pisa Romanesque Duomo & Byzantine Mosaics - Italy |





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Pictures of the Byzantine mosaics of the Pisa Duomo. The image of Christ Pantocrator, "Almighty" or “All-powerful," is typical of Orthodox Roman Byzantine art. It shows the power of Roman Byzantine culture that it was widely adopted in Romanesque Roman Catholic Churches. Built in 1064 just 30 years after the Great schism between the Orthodox and Catholic Christian churches the mosaic of the Pisa Duomo shows that schism has not stopped all Byzantine style artworks being...
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