|Sporle, Norfolk, England. St. Mary's Church, South Aisle
Wall Painting, 1390-1400
Reconstructed copy, St. Mary's Church
photo © Stanbury/MMK
Porphyry Buries the Body of the Empress by Moonlight.
The 'prince of knights' stands in an open grave, wielding a shovel, above him the line of a hill and the sky over it, with the moon and some stars; in the foreground the headless corpse of the Empress; on either side, a conventionalized tree.