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date: 13 August 2022

Apocalypse 

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The Oxford Companion to the Book

St John of Patmos’ visions known as the Book of Revelation, the last canonical book of the New Testament, were from early Christianity a rich source for iconographical themes. Scenes from the text had become familiar to many Christians through architectural ornament and mosaics. From Carolingian times they appeared in ... ...

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