Basilica di San Prospero, Reggio Emilia

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  • Is the patron of the city of Reggio Emilia and is in the heart of the city. Has a very different architecture from the other churches of the city, especially the inner part and the altar.
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  • A visit of the city cannot neglect this basilica, dedicated to the Patron Saint, among many works of artists earnest inside (l. Carracci, Tiarini, Procaccini) retained for a short time in the chapel Pratonieri (Reggio noble family financed the reconstruction of the basilica), one of the greatest masterpieces of Antonio Allegri (Correggio), "the adoration of the shepherds", better known as "the night". Now you can admire a valuable reproduction in the original frame in the fifth chapel on the right. The original is in the Gemäldegalerie, Dresden, since unfortunately this work was part of the sale of Dresden.
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  • When you talk about Italy, the first things coming to your mind it’s an old architecture, art, sculptures, beautiful streets and delicious food. In the Reggio Emilia you can see the most beautiful old...  more »
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  • Beautiful church, maybe one of the best in the region.
  • A gorgeous church in Reggio's city centre
  • Beautiful basilica. On 24 November on the occasion of the feast adjacent tower bells are played by women in Union Campanari Reggiani. Beautiful to see and hear.
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  • high artistic value and symbolic monument of the city of the Tricolor, the octagonal Bell Tower then enhances the solemnity I
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  • This basilica is the heart of Reggio. the Church of patron. Feast on 24 November
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