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St. Basil's Floor Plan by Postnik Yakovlev

St. Basil's Floor Plan by Postnik Yakovlev Social Studies World History Visual Arts

This image depicts the floor plan of St. Basil's Cathedral in Moscow.  Postnik Yakovlev was one of the beautiful cathedral's architects. 

Legend tells us that Ivan IV had Yakovlev blinded after he finished St. Basil's so that he could never create anything so beautiful again.


Media Credits

Image online, courtesy Russian-language Wikipedia.

 

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