Christ in Majesty seated on the rainbow flanked by recording angels (as described in the Book of Revelation). Designed by Sir William Blake Richmond (1842-1921). In St. Paul's Cathedral, London. [Click on image to enlarge it.]

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Photograph 2009 and text by George P. Landow. [Photographs taken and reproduced courtesy of the Dean and chapter of St. Paul's Cathedral.]


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