Santa Maria di Constantinopoli, Naples: detail of the high altar

RIBApix ref no RIBA93073
Architect/DesignerFanzago, Cosimo (1591-1678)
Vaccaro, Domenico Antonio (1678-1745)
Artist/PhotographerBenton, Tim
CountryItaly
CityNaples
Subject Date1600
Image Date1970
ViewInterior
StyleBaroque
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceBenton 185
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Tim Benton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The church was begun in 1575 and the facade completed in 1633. The high altar is attributed to Cosimo Fanzago, but the (later) altar table is attributed to Giovanni Battista Vaccaro.

Subject tags

churches, sculpture, church fittings, altars