Le Nouveau Jerusalem

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Creator:

Bichebois, Louis-Pierre-Alphonse

Date:

1845

Materials:

Paper

Dimensions:

W 17.5 in x H 14 in

Accession Number:

292.81

Credit Line:

FRH Museum Collection

Description

Chromolithograph of the Resurrection Cathedral in New Jerusalem . On top inscription: "Environs de Moscou No. 27." On bottom: "Новый Iерусалимъ Le Nouveau Jerusalem; Lith. Par Bichebois. Imp. Par Lemercier. Изданie Дацiяро; Publie par Daziaro a Moscou et St. Petersbourg." New Jerusalem, near Moscow, was the residence of Patriarch Nikon. The ground plan of the Resurrection Cathedral is a copy of that of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem.