13) Violence of Moscow Prince Ivan Danilovich and His Neighbors

In the center we have Ivan Danilovich Kalita, surrounded by boiars. Outside of them we see senior servants carrying out Ivan's violent wishes. Above, we see the chaos of the surrounding city from Ivan's orders.

This illustration comes from Zhitie Sergiia [Life of Sergei], pg 53, originally housed in the Troitskii Monastery, but moved to the Russian State Library, Moscow. Size of original is 12 by 11.7 cm.




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