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Chiesa S. Antonio - Capella - Padova (Church of St. Anthony - Chapel - Padua)
  • Europe
  • Chiesa S. Antonio - Capella - Padova (Church of St. Anthony - Chapel - Padua), late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Padua, Italy
  • albumen print
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  • Transfer from the Department of Architectural Engineering
  • Not on display
  • S2015.374
Description

A view of the Chapel of the Tomb of Saint Anthony located in the The Pontifical Basilica of Saint Anthony of Padua. An arcade of composite arches separates the tomb from the congregation. High relief sculptures decorate the spandrels of the arcade. The section above the arcade is decorated with different types of marble in geometric forms. Above that are niches that contain sculptures of saints.