Santa Maria la Nova, Naples: the high altar

RIBApix ref no RIBA93042
Architect/DesignerDi Franco, Giovan Cola (fl. 1596-1621)
Fanzago, Cosimo (1591-1678)
Artist/PhotographerBenton, Tim
CountryItaly
CityNaples
Subject Date1645
Image Date1970
ViewInterior
StyleBaroque
MediumDigital image
Library ReferenceBenton 108
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Tim Benton / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The original church dates from the late 13th century, but was redesigned in the late 16th century by Giovan Cola di Franco. The high altar is by Cosimo Fanzago.

Subject tags

churches, sculpture, church fittings, altars