The Icon Gallery-Ohrid is one of worlds' most significant icon galleries. These icons are very important segment of the Byzantine art in general.
Carolingian Art Lindau Gospels front cover, Crucifixion CE gold and gems Jesus is still alive, but free from fear and pain to show triumph over death, and book is heavily decorated to show that the word is the treasure.
Sts Stephen and Christopher Unknown Greek painter Egg tempera on oak, 21 x 16 cm Ikonen-Museum, Recklinghausen Wikipedia: In the Eastern Orthodox Church, certain icons covertly identify Saint.
The Descent into Hell
A Byzantine Crucifixion from the Walters collection. I think it really pops cause the few things that are colored are bright so they stand out. This is a rather graphic paint though
this icon is a spectacular example of the complex version of the Resurrection of Christ, presenting a combination of the iconography of the Descent into Hell and the Resurrection from the Tomb, which first appeared in Russian art in the earl
Hell mouth - Harrowing of Hell English, Northern England, century; Text century Tempera colors and gold leaf on parchment
The Harrowing of Hell or Christ in Limbo, from The Large Passion, 1510 - Albrecht Durer
Giovanni Canavesio, Last Judgement - The Damned Souls [detail]), Sanctuary Notre Dame des Fontaines, La Brigue, France.