(Ed.ne Alinari) Νο 17239 Florence-Baptistery. The Baptism of Christ, detail of the mosaic of the Dome (13th century). Attributed to the design of Cimabue, it shows Byzantine conventions such as the representation of Christ covered by water up to the bust, while it exudes on the sides.
|Subject Terms||Byzantine art, Archaeology, inlay (process), inlaid, mosaics (visual works), mosaic (visual work), Byzantine (culture and style), baptism of Christ in the river Jordan: John the Baptist pouring out water on Christ's head: the Holy Ghost descends (+ angel(s))|
|Provider||AMSHistorica - University of Bologna|