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The Glorious Gold-Leafed Interiors of Iglesia de La Compañía, Quito

The Glorious Gold-Leafed Interiors of Iglesia de La Compañía, Quito

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Outside Frame Size: 8 3/4" x 15 1/16"

Explanation of Dimensions

The "Art Size" item above contains the dimensions of the IMAGE ONLY. The "Outside Frame Dimensions" are the dimensions incorporating the image, the matting (if any) and the frame. Both are in the format width X length in inches.

Description: A stunning example of Baroque architecture and is known for its intricate decoration and gold leaf details. The church was built in the 17th century by Jesuit priests, and its façade is adorned with intricate carvings and sculptures that evoke a sense of grandeur and opulence. Inside the church, visitors are greeted by a breathtaking display of gold leaf and intricate artwork that covers almost every surface.

The walls and ceilings are adorned with ornate frescoes that depict scenes from the Bible and the lives of saints, while the altar is a masterpiece of gold leaf and delicate carvings. The image showcases the grandeur of the church and the magnificence of its art, leaving viewers in awe of its beauty and splendor.

Photographer: Diego Delso

License: CC BY-SA 4.0

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