The church began construction in the 16th century, but was completed in Baroque style, modified by style of the Ligurian region.
Madonna con Bambino / Madonna and Child
attributed to Bartolomeo Ordoñez (1515-20)
Two plaster statues from models executed for a church in Rome, by Carlo Chelli:
San Domenico / St. Dominic
(Spanish: Domingo), often called Dominic de Guzmán (1170 - 1221), founder of the Friars Preachers, popularly called the Dominicans or Order of Preachers (OP)
San Francisco / St. Francis of Assisi
born Giovanni Francesco di Bernardone (1181/82 - 1226), an Italian friar and preacher. He founded among others the Franciscan Order. Saint Francis is one of the most venerated religious figures in history
- Carlo Chelli (Carrara 1807 - Carrara 1847),
- Bartolomé Ordoñez (Burgos c. 1480 - Carrara 1520),
Sources & Information
Locatie (N 44°4'42" - E 10°5'55")
Item Code: itto132; Photograph: 15 May 2017
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