San Domenico Maggiore, Naples: detail of the high altar

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RIBApix ref no RIBA93041
Architect/DesignerFanzago, Cosimo (1591-1678)
Artist/PhotographerBenton, Tim
CountryItaly
CityNaples
Subject Date1645
Image Date1970
ViewInterior
StyleBaroque
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceBenton 106
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Tim Benton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The original church was built in 1289-1324, but rebuilt after an earthquake and fire damage (1465 and 1506) and much altered since. The high altar is attributed to Cosimo Fanzago and was designed c. 1650.

Subject tags

churches, sculpture, decorative stonework, altars