Santa Maria Nuova Cortona

The church of Santa Maria Nuova is located just outside the walls of the town of Cortona, in Tuscany, Italy. The church was built to house a miraculous image of the Blessed Virgin that previously had been in a private chapel. Construction was begun in 1550, and the church was consecrated in 1610. The original church design is attributed to Giorgio Vasari, Nestled half-way up and against a hillside, the ground plan is a square, and the church is surmounted by a dome with a lantern.
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Santa Maria Nuova Cortona

Santa Maria Nuova Cortona

The church of Santa Maria Nuova is located just outside the walls of the town of Cortona, in Tuscany, Italy. The church was built to house a miraculous image of the Blessed Virgin that previously had been in a private chapel. Construction was begun in 1550, and the church was consecrated in 1610. The original church design is attributed to Giorgio Vasari, Nestled half-way up and against a hillside, the ground plan is a square, and the church is surmounted by a dome with a lantern.
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Original Watercolour 35cm x 25cm
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Location:
Cortona Tuscany Italy
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