Chapel of the Holy Shroud, Duomo, Turin

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RIBApix ref no RIBA25500
Architect/DesignerGuarini, Guarino (1624-1683)
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
Subject Date1694
Image Date1963
Library ReferenceESP/ITA/734 (ES9662)
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Turin Cathedral (Duomo di Torino), dedicated to St John the Baptist, was built in 1491-1498. The Chapel of the Holy Shroud, the current resting place of the Shroud of Turin, was added to the structure in 1668-1694.

Subject tags

Chapels, round buildings, cathedrals, domes