St. Basil's - Table of Contents
............... Architecture Around the
Interior - St. Basil's Russian Orthodox Church
Red Square, Moscow, Russia
These photos were taken in October of 2010.
Most of the interior spaces were filled with scaffolding; hence, the dearth of
Small dimly lit chapels and maze-like corridors fill the inside of the church, and the walls are covered with delicate floral designs in subdued pastel colors dating from the 17th century.
Three large lower icons illustrated below:
Archangel Michael - detail
Birth of Mary, the future Mother of Jesus.
Angel with Chalice
Ivan the Terrible(?) icon detail