San Giorgio in Velabro
Image View Description:

Interior: View from North (apse)

Date:
7th century CE
Location:
Rome (Italy)
Work Type:
architecture
Culture:
Italian
Creator:
Leo II, Pope
Creator Nationality:
Roman
Creator Dates:
682-683 CE (papacy)
Creator Role:
pope, patron
Creator 2:
Gregory IV, Pope
Creator 2 Nationality:
Roman
Creator 2 Dates:
827-844 CE (papacy)
Creator 2 Role:
pope, patron
Style/Period:
Byzantine
Photographer:
Caleb Smith
Notes:

minor basilica church next to the Arch of Janus. Current structure is largely early 20th century restoration (bell tower dates to 13th century).

Image Source:
Photography by Media Center for Art History, Department of Art History, Columbia University
Record ID:
1213_rome2012_sangiorgio_vr_001