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Santuario Icona Passatora, Amatrice
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nella zona tra Retrosi e Ferrazza, a circa 4 Km da Amatrice, c'è la Chiesa di S. Maria delle Grazie o “Icona Passatora”. Quattrocentesca, molto spoglia esternamente anche se ben tenuta, internamente é... read more »in the area between Retrosi and Farhan, about 4 Km from Amatrice, there is the Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie or "icon Passatora". Fifteenth-century very bare externally although well maintained, internally it's all painted. To remember our Lady of mercy (1491), the Christ carrying the cross (1490?), both of the painter who painted in St. Augustine dell'Amatrice. The pillars that support the Arch of the Forum, the two sides are two frescoes dated 1490, depicting the enthroned Madonna and child, in the Act of holding the town of Amatrice miniature painter amatriciano Dionisio Cappelli, and the Madonna and child, between angels and saints Antonio Abate and Lucia del "Maestro della Madonna della Misericordia". The arc of the Forum an Annunciation of 1494; On the arch, on the ceiling and on the walls of the Apostles, the doctors of the Church, the adoration of the Magi, the coronation of Mary, the crucifixion, signed and dated (1508-1509) by Dionisio Cappelli. At the center of the rostrum the newsstand, Gable, out of Corinthian pilasters, painted blue with gold decoration and also painted; within the fresco of the Madonna delle Grazie which gives its name to the Church. Not far from the icon, in the locality of San Martino stands the homonymous Church. Tradition has it that the Church was erected by the French army of Charles I of Anjou. Of great artistic importance is the portal that, notwithstanding the expiry date printed on the same (1428), it seems, for style, above.show original
Piccola chiesa di campagna che all'esterno è abbastanza anonima anche se perfettamente curata come lo spazio intorno molto accogliente. La sorpresa é il meraviglioso interno tutto stupendamente affres... read more »Small country church outside is nondescript but perfectly cured like space around very welcoming. The surprise is the wonderful interiors beautifully frescoed. Thank you to Mrs. Luciana with her great passion got us excited and told the frescoes and church history.show original
La chiesa, posizionata ai piedi dei monti, ha una struttura estremamente semplice, tipica delle chiese di campagna che abbondano in zona. Tuttavia tutto l'interno è meravigliosamente affrescato con sc... read more »The Church, located at the foot of the mountains, has a very simple structure, typical of country churches that abound in the area. However the entire interior is beautifully painted with scenes of daily life in the middle ages. The frescoes have been preserved very well and and have been restored, which is rare for such delicate works, ancient, and not made by renowned names in large cities. Strongly suggest you book a tour by contacting the local Pro Loco or Don Luigi, as it is very interesting to hear the explanations of the various historical frescoes, what they mean, as are placed in local history and in Italian history in General.show original
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