Fresco of Basil the Great

Illustration

Patrick Tinkham
by Unknown Artist
published on 20 April 2018
Fresco of Basil the Great

Located at the Cathedral of Ohrid, Macedonia, this fresco, from the 11th century CE, depicts Saint Basil (Basil the Great) blessing gifts in the Divine Liturgy. Basil was born c. 330 CE and died 379 CE.

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Artist, U. (2018, April 20). Fresco of Basil the Great. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/8569/

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