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Plague and the Medieval Triumph of Death, Palazzo Abatellis, Palermo

Plague and the Medieval Triumph of Death, Palazzo Abatellis, Palermo

  Triumph of Death Wall Painting, ca. 1448, Palazzo Abatellis, Palermo (Photo Rob Cook, 2012) By Patrick Hunt –  Plague in the Middle Ages was a constant...

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Palermo’s Medieval Mosaics Inspired by Sassanian Art

Palermo’s Medieval Mosaics Inspired by Sassanian Art

Mosaic vault from the Roger Rooms of the Norman Palace, 12th c. (Photo in public domain) By Patrick Hunt –  In the Palazzo Normanni of Palermo, the uniquely...

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