Santa Maria della Consolazione, Todi (A-C); Il Gesu, Rome (E-H): plans, sections, perspectives and detail

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RIBApix ref no RIBA100934
Architect/DesignerCola da Caprarola (fl. 1495-1518)
Della Porta, Giacomo (1538-1602)
Vignola, Giacomo Barozzi da (1507-1573)
CountryItaly
Image Date1975
ViewInterior
ViewPlan
ViewPlan
StyleRenaissance
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference72.03//FLE
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: J. C. Palmes (ed.). Sir Banister Fletcher's A History of architecture, 18th ed. (London: Athlone Press, 1975), p. 825 NOTES: Santa Maria Della Consolazione was designed by the architect Cola da Camprarola and construction started in 1508, but the church wasn't completed until 1607. Il Gesu was designed by Vignola, but completed by Della Porta after his death, who modified the scheme for the facade, but completed the dome to Vignola's design.

Subject tags

churches, domes, altars