From the beginning of XII century and until consolidation
with Moscow in 1478, Novgorod was middleage republic, whose architecture can be
seen in one of the St. Nicolas church on Lipnia (1292y.), church of Saviour on
Kovaliov (1345y.), church of Nativity in Perynsky skit (Perynsky monastery) (end
of XII - beg. of XIII c.).
Classic type of Novgorod church of Novgorod republic
golden age can be illustrated with cathedral of
Theodor Stratilat on Ruchey (on
Brook) (1360-1361yy.), cathedral of Snt. Peter and Paul in Kozhevniki (1406
y.), cathedral of Savior on Ilin (1374y.), which frescos were made by Pheophan
Walls and towers of Novgorod kremlin, also called
were built In 1484-1490 yy. They appeared to look great with open space of river
Volkhov, on the bank of which they were built, as well as with contemporary
Novgorod architecture takes a big part in European art, it
has its own character and artistic completeness.