Church of the Gesu (Santissimo Nome di Gesu), Piazza del Gesu, Rome

RIBApix ref no RIBA89761
Architect/DesignerDella Porta, Giacomo (1538-1602)
Vignola, Giacomo Barozzi da (1507-1573)
Artist/PhotographerBenton, Tim
CountryItaly
CityRome
Subject Date1575
Image Date1987
ViewExterior
StyleMannerism
Medium35mm Transparency
Library ReferenceBenton 87-71-17
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Tim Benton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The facade of the church was designed by Giacomo della Porta who also completed the construction of the cupola designed by Vignola after that architect's death.

Subject tags

churches, pediments