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Chiesa San Maria di Nazaret
  • Paolo Salviati
    active: Italy
  • Chiesa San Maria di Nazaret, circa 1870s
  • Where object was made: Italy?
  • albumen print
  • Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2064

Black-and-white image of the front of a church, viewed frontally, that is facing a canal. There is dark water in the foreground and the church is two stories tall. There are five figurines decorating the pointed roof, and several other figurines in the front of the church, between large pillars. There is a large, dark, arched doorway and several small steps leading from the doorway to the canal. There are several gondolas tied to poles in the edge of the canal.