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San Vitale Basilica: Apse Mosaic: Christ the Redeemer

Apse Mosaic: Christ the Redeemer

Detail of apse mosaic, dating from 526-47 AD, which centers on a youthful, clean-shaven Christ the Redeemer sitting on the sphere of the world, flanked by two angels. San Vitale Basilica, Ravenna, Italy.