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Churches >  Church of Santa Maria Formosa
Our Lady of Consolation or of Lepanto

Author: Nicolaus Safuris (Veneto-Cretan School)
Century: XVI°
DATE: before 1571  POSITION: opposite of the façade - right wall (on map n°7)  METHOD: tempera 

The icon was present in Sebastiano Venier's flagship's galley  during the battle of Lepanto (1571) and was donated to the church by the family's heirs.
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