Sant'Agostino

Interior: View of Crossing (high altar)

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1412-1483

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ca. 1452-1490

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1446

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Latitude: 41.900833000000
Longitude: 12.474167000000

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The high altar was consecrated in 1628, and enshrines a Byzantine icon of the Blessed Virgin traditionally painted by St Luke. Unlike popular thought it was not designed by Bernini but Orazio Turriani.

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Photography by Media Center for Art History, Department of Art History, Columbia University

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12-Mar