San Giovanni in Laterano, Rome

RIBApix ref no RIBA45060
Architect/DesignerBorromini, Francesco (1599-1667)
Artist/PhotographerBissell, Gerhard
CountryItaly
CityRome
Subject Date1649
Image Date2007
ViewInterior
StyleBaroque
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceRIBA45060
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Gerhard Bissell / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The church, which is the cathedral of Rome, was rebuilt by Borromini in 1646-1649. The principal or east front was added by Galilei in 1734-1736.

Subject tags

sculpture, cathedrals, ceilings, mosaic floors, altars