Chiesa di San Pietro in Gessate, Milan
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San Pietro in Gessate is a church in Milan, northern Italy. Built in the 15th century, it is a noteworthy example of Gothic architecture.DescriptionThe architect was either Guiniforte Solari or his son Pietro Antonio. The church has a nave and two aisles, with square-plan, groin vaulted spans, flanked by two rows of chapels. Instead of the traditional Gothic piers, the naves are separated by Corinthian columns in granite, the sole indication in the church of the contemporary humanist revolution started in Florence by Brunelleschi and others.San Pietro in Gessate is home to a series of paintings of the Renaissance in Lombardy. Artists who worked here include Giovanni Donato Montorfano, Bernardino Butinone and Bernardo Zenale. The latter responsible for the impressive Histories of St.Ambrose in the Grifi Chapel. The chapel has a notable tombstone statue of Ambrogio Grifi by Benedetto Briosco. In the early 16th century Vincenzo Foppa completed for this church his famous Deposition, which later acquired by the Museum of Berlin and lost during World War II. From 1514 is a fresco by Ambrogio Bergognone portraying the Funeral of St Martin.Plan your visit to Chiesa di San Pietro in Gessate and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Milan holiday planner.
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увидели церковь S. Pietro in Gessate случайно, так как расположена она в далеке от основных достопримечательностей Милана, поэтому специально ехать не обязательно. Хотя сама по себе церковь очень инте... read more »saw the Church of s. Pietro in Gessate accidentally, because it is located far away from the major attractions of Milan, therefore, specifically to ride is not required. Although the Church itself is very interesting, quiet and with beautiful ancient frescoes.show original
Церковь святого Петра в Джессате находится в достаточном отдалении от основных достопримечательностей Милана и его центральной площади. Но тем она и примечательна. Католическая церковь была построена ... read more »St. Peter's Church in Gessate is a sufficient distance from the major attractions of Milan and its central square. But it is notable. The Catholic Church was built in 15 century monastic order Benedictine convent, monastery which was located nearby, but now in his buildings is high school. In the year 1943 bombed the temple is very badly damaged, don't know how miraculously survived at least partly ancient frescoes inside. A very bright place.show original
Situata di fronte al Palazzo di Giustizia, è una delle chiese più antiche della città e se l'esterno attrae (poche chiese hanno, anche a Milano, una facciata così scenografica) l'interno introduce in ... read more »Located across from the courthouse, is one of the oldest churches in the city and if the exterior attracts (few churches have, in Milan, a scenographic façade as well) the Interior introduces in an atmosphere ... from English country Church. Try closing your eyes: not even hear the sound of traffic which, in the nearby corso di Porta Vittoria, intense flows twenty-four (sort of) hours per day. San Pietro in Gessate power!show original
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Giovanni SpityRight in front of the Court of Milan.show original
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