View this item and discover similar decorative art for sale at - The tradition of fine mosaic floor decoration flourished as an art form in Ancient Rome, and was very much appreciated and diffused throughout the Roman
Byzantine Part I: This is an example of a mosaic that would be found in a Byzantine church. Sometimes these mosaics would be called tesserae, which was characterized by the use of precious metals and stones in conjunction with glass.
) Byzantine mosaics of of angels in Nea Moni built by Constantine IX and Empress Zoe after the miraculous appearance of an Icon of the Virgin Mary at the site and inaugurated in A UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Dolce & Gabbana FW took their inspiration for this collection from the Monreale Cathedral in Sicily. It is permeated with religious underpinnings, and all the while very Italian and even more sexy. NO respect.