Loading

Frescoes

Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots2000

UNESCO World Heritage

UNESCO World Heritage

The cathedral is distinguished from other Armenian churches by its original paintings of interior frescoes. From 1712 to 1721 Naghash Hovnatan worked there (the paintings on the upper part of the dome and the Holy Mother of God painted on the internal marble of the main apse are preserved).

Details

  • Title: Frescoes
  • Creator: Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots
  • Date Created: 2000
  • Rights: Armenia Travel
  • Location: Armenia
  • Inscription Criteria: Criteria: (ii)(iii)
  • Date of Inscription: 2000
  • Category of Site: Cultural site

Get the app

Explore museums and play with Art Transfer, Pocket Galleries, Art Selfie, and more

Recommended

Google apps