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  The Last Judgement in all its majesty
by hydronetta
  • The Last Judgement in all its majesty - Judetul Suceava
      The Last Judgement in all its majesty
    by hydronetta
  • Voronet monastery: The Last Judgement - Judetul Suceava

The most striking feature of Voronet monastery and most probably of all painted monasteries in Bucovina is the painting of Last Judgement located on the western wall which surprisingly is flat and unbroken as the entrance is located in the southern wall via an exonarthex.
The magnificent painting is really a masterpiece of Byzantine art both in terms of composition but in way of artistic achievement. Specially if you have an experienced eye in Byzantine art then you're simply left speachless and you can spend a long time there just admiring every single detail. Let's discover the fine details of this MUST SEE piece of art in this Oriental Sistine Chapel...

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  • Written Jun 21, 2007
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