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  • I.-Flying Fish Fresco, Phylakopi.
  • The fresco paintings in the galleries are perhaps the most interesting of the extant remains.
  • Severo contains Raphael's first independent fresco (1505), much damaged by restoration.
  • Among the other early works of Mantegna are the fresco of two saints over the entrance porch of the church of S.
  • 15) and Achilleus, said to have been baptized by St Peter, refused to do the bidding of Domitian as praetorians, and entering the service of Flavia Domitilla, suffered martyrdom with their mistress Petronilla, of the Aurelian family closely connected with the Flavii, and the spiritual daughter of St Peter, who was buried in a sarcophagus with the inscription: [[Avreliae Petronillae Fil Dvlcissimae]] This is now in St Peter's, but was probably originally behind the apse of this basilica, for there is a fresco of her in an arcosolium, with a matron named Veneranda.
 

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