Photo © 2008 Holly Hayes/Art History Images. All rights reserved.
|Caption:||General view of the dome mosaic in the Battistero Neoniano (Orthodox Baptistery), dating from 451-75. Laid out like a great wheel, it centers on Christ's baptism by John the Baptist in the River Jordan. This is surrounded by an inner ring of the Twelve Apostles, labeled with their names, and an outer ring with symbolic scenes of thrones, trees and altars.|
|Keywords:||ravenna emilia-romagna italy europe byzantine c5 year451 battistero neoniano baptistery orthodox neonian christian year475 paleochristian early christian dome mosaic twelve apostles iconclass11I3 iconclass73C121 gold blue cupola general view full whole wheel concentric circle round|
|Digital Size:||3888 x 2592 pixels|
|Print Sizes:||16.2 x 10.8 inches @ 240 dpi|
13.0 x 8.6 inches @ 300 dpi
|Created:||May 10, 2008|
|Uploaded:||December 2, 2009|