Exterior: View of Courtyard and Facade
L.: 27m, W.: 26m
Church dedicated to Saint Yves was already here in the 14th century in the palace of the University of Rome, “La Sapienza.” When the design was commissioned from Borromini he adapted the original form and merged the curved facade of the church with the courtyard.
Sant'Ivo alla Sapienza (Church: Rome, Italy)
Sapienza University di Roma
Photography by Media Center for Art History, Department of Art History, Columbia University