THE CHURCH OF THE COLUMNED MONASTERY

THE CHURCH OF THE COLUMNED MONASTERY THE CHURCH OF THE COLUMNED MONASTERY DATE
The frescos belong to the epoch of King Basileios II and Constantin VIII, comprising the years between 906 and 1025, as the unkown artist has inscribed on the wall to the delight of present historians. The fresco of the dome in the main apse features a pair of angels in the company of apostles Peter and Paul, flanked by four bishops on either side. The dome of the northern apse shows Holy Mary holding the infant Jesus. She is at­tended by Prophet Zaccariah and two angels. A multitude of medallions portray the apostoles and saints.

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