14TH CENTURY FRESCO PIECED TOGETHER FROM DEBRIS TO BE RETURNED TO NOVGOROD’S ST. SOPHIA CATHEDRAL

Pravoslavie.ru - 17/1/17 The fourteenth century ”Mother of God Enthroned” fresco, restored from its various parts, is to be returned to St. Sophia’s Cathedral in the Novgorod Kremlin, reports TASS. The uniqueness of the fresco’s restoration, according to Novgorod museum-reserve director Natalia Grigorieva, consists in that experts gathered its pieces literally from debris, covered in seventeenth century ...