• Altar, apse, and Bishop's chair 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1968)
      Again, the imperial iconography is clear, for even as the Caesar sat in his basilica to deliver the law, and even as every business and governmental transaction to be legal had to take place in a basilica before a ...
    • Apse 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Note the steps leading up to the apse and in the center-left the two visible squares with holes on which once stood two of the columns supporting the baldacchino over the altar.
    • Apse 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Foreground steps leading into the apse, an apse with a synthronon in the rear.
    • Apse 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
    • The Apse and Arch at Santa Maria in Trastevere 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
    • Apse and high altar 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      An excellence example of Baroque decoration.
    • Apse at Basilica of Christ 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Interior of the Basilica of Christ with apse depicting Christ surrounded by angels.
    • Apse fresco in Greek Village Church 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Fresco of Christ enthroned on the Apse.
    • Apse Fresco, Nikolaos Orfanos 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Half dome of the apse depicting Mary surrounded by angels with frescoes of bishops below.
    • Apse Mosaic 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      At the top of the vault is the iconic representation of the dome of heaven with the hand of God stretching down to the crucifix surrounded by John the Baptist and doctors of the church. The rivers of living water flow from ...
    • Apse Mosaic at Santa Maria Maggiore 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Christ and the Virgin enthroned may be derived from the 12th century mosaic in the apse of Santa Maria in Trestavere. This mosaic by Jacapo Torriti (1290-95) represents the coronation of the Virgin and commemorates the ...
    • Apse Mosaic at St. Cecilia 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
    • Apse mosaic of Sant'Agnese 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Apse mosaic of Sant'Agnese attended by bishop and other figure.
    • Apse Mosaic Santa Pudenziana 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
    • Apse of Agii Theodori 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Exterior view of apse.
    • Apse of Agios Georgios 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Apse of Agios Georgios with vestiges of the apse mosaic showing Christ.
    • Apse of Agios Titus 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      The apse of Agios Titus
    • Apse of Catholicon at Varlaam 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Varlaam exterior apse of the Catholicon
    • Apse of Hagias Sophia 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1994)
      Medium shot of the exterior of the Apse of Hagias Sophia
    • Apse of Hagios Nikolaos Orfanos 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Exterior shot of the apse of St. Nicholas Orphanos