The Svetlana Tomeković Database of Byzantine Art
Croatia, Istarska Županija, Poreč, Basilica of Euphrasius
Severus of Ravenna
South apse, semidome: Christ, Crowning -- Half figure of Christ cross-nimbed, beardless, rising from clouds within arc of heaven, crowning two nimbed saints, Severus of Ravenna at right, name inscribed [S(AN)C(TU)S] SEVE/RVS, saint at left inscribed S(AN)C(TU)S [...], both wearing bishop's vestments.
Lower parts of figures and parts of inscriptions destroyed.
Terry, A., & Maguire, H., Dynamic Splendor: The Wall Mosaics in the Cathedral of Eufrasius at Poreč (2007), pp. 3, 117-125; color figs. 179-196, 203.Return to List