Church of San Pietro a Maiella, Naples: detail of the high altar

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RIBApix ref no RIBA93055
Architect/DesignerGhetti, Bartolomeo
Ghetti, Pietro
Artist/PhotographerBenton, Tim
CountryItaly
CityNaples
Subject Date1600
Image Date1970
ViewInterior
StyleBaroque
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceBenton 139
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Tim Benton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The church was built in 1313-1315, but was heavily altered in the 16th and 17th centuries. The high altar is attributed to the brothers Bartolomeo and Pietro Ghetti and is dated to the late 17th century (c. 1673-1700).

Subject tags

churches, organs, church fittings, altars