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Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, Bologna

Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore - Bologna, Italy
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
Via Galliera 10, Bologna, Italy 40121Map
Neighborhood: Marconi

This is a Romanic church dating back to 1187 and renovated in 1665 by Paolo Canali. The fa├žade is adorned with a statue of St Peter, by Agostino Corsino, and one of St Paul, by Peter von Verschaffelt. In 1712, il Dotti enlarged the Santissimo Sacramento chapel and Giovanni Zacchi, il Nosadella, Prospero Fontana and il Samacchini are behind some of the works that decorate the inside of the building.

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