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Churches >  Church of Santa Maria dei Miracoli
Panelled ceiling

Author: Pier Maria Pennacchi, Vincenzo da Treviso, and Domenico Caprioli
Century: XVI°
DATE: 1528  POSITION: nave ceiling (on map n°2) METHOD:engraving and painting on wood  MATERIALI: wood

The imposing barrel vault ceiling is decorated with wooden coffering and fifty panels depicting "Prophets and Patriarchs", skillfully realised by the students of Tiziano.

The three central frames illustrate The Virgin and Child, St Francis, and St Clare.
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