Moskva: Gos. Izd. Iskusstvo, 1960. Hardcover. Beige linen with red/black Cyrillic lettering; color-illustrated dj with red/black Cyrillic lettering; 212 pp. with occasional color plates and bw figures, followed by 100 glossy bw plates. Errata sheet tipped in at back. Good/Good- (clean and tight but with light sunning to page edges and museum ex-lib. book plate inside front cover; dj has wear at edges and general soiling, from use, to back cover). Item #140417
Text in Russian. Extensive study of the mosaics of St. Sofia Cathedral in Kiev (now in the Ukraine). Essays and illustrations include information about both the visual art and the texts on the mosaics. With a list of illustrations and extensive index. St. Sofia was built in the 11th century and is now a World Heritage Site.
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