|Contributors:||Guglielmo||Title:||Ravenna, Basilica di San Giovanni Evangelista, Corteo funebre di animali||Start date:||1213||End date:||1213||Historical Period:||Western Middle Ages||Description:||
Ravenna, Basilica of San Giovanni Evangelista: floor mosaic fragment depicting a scene of animal funeral procession at the fox funeral. A small dove is holding an olive branch and a goose is holding a thurible. The representation of animal funeral procession, as part of the fox funeral depiction, has been interpreted as episode of the medieval fables collection “Roman de Renart”.
|Place:||S. Giovanni Evangelista Church, Italy||Languages:||No linguistic content; Not applicable||Medium:||pâte de verre (glass)
stone (worked rock)
|Project:||BYZART Project||Fond:||Museum of Ravenna Cidm Archive||Physical type:||mosaics (visual works)||Material and technique:||mosaic (process)||Data provider:||Museum of Ravenna||License:||All rights reserved||Rights holder:||Ravenna Diocese|
|Appears in Collections:||BYZART|
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