Κυριακή, 21 Ιουλίου 2013

Prophet Elias in byzantine art





Prophet Elias (detail from the Transfiguration apsis mosaic, 
ca. 560-565,
The Holy Monastery of Saint Catherine, Sinai, Egypt)








Взятие Илии на небо

Elias' ascension, Theodore Psalter, 1066
(London, BL, Ms Add. 19352, fol. 27v)









Prophet Elias, late eleventh century fresco,
Elmalı kilise at Göreme, Cappadocia, Turkey









Panagia tou Arakou, late 12th c.
Lagoudera, Cyprus









Icon, 1180 - 1200
Byzantine Museum of Kastoria








The Prophet Elijah

Prophet Elias, icon, first quarter of the 13th c.
The Holy Monastery of Saint Catherine, Sinai, Egypt









Birth of Elias 
Moraca Monastery (1252),
Montenegro, Serbia








Elias fed by raven, Moraca Monastery, 
Montenegro, Serbia









Elias' ascension 
ca. 1311-1322
St. Nicholas Orphanos, Thessaloniki









ca. 1312 - 1321/1322
Monastery of the Theotokos at Gračanica, Kosovo, Serbia









ca. 1335 - 1350
Dečani monastery, Kosovo, Serbia










1378, Theophanes the Greek









Icon: Prophet Elijah in the Wilderness

Prophet Elias in the wilderness, late 14th-15th c. 
Thessaloniki