The Apse Mosaic at San Clemente: Detail, Isaiah

Isaiah's scroll reads Vidi Dominum sedentem super solium, "I saw the Lord sitting upon a throne" (Isaiah 6:1). Isaiah 6 is the source of some of the imagery in the Book of Revelation, which has strongly influenced the mosaic as a whole.

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Photographed at the church by Richard Stracke, shared under Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.