Cappella Tornabuoni

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Tornabuoni Chapel  Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q2593098
Tornabuoni Chapel
Native name Cappella Tornabuoni
Parent institution Basilica of Santa Maria Novella
Location Basilica of Santa Maria Novella
Coordinates 43° 46′ 30″ N, 11° 14′ 58″ E Link to OpenStreetMap Link to Google Maps
Established between 1340 and 1348
date QS:P,+1340-00-00T00:00:00Z/8,P1319,+1340-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1348-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
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Cappella Tornabuoni is the main chapel (or chancel) in the church of Santa Maria Novella, Florence, Italy. It is famous for the extensive and well-preserved fresco cycle on its walls, one of the most complete in the city, which was created by Domenico Ghirlandaio and his workshop between 1485 and 1490.

Domenico Ghirlandaio und Werkstatt, Tornabuoni-Kapelle, 1486–1490, Freskenzyklus, Santa Maria Novella, Florenz.jpg
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Life of the Virgin, left side, green in scheme above[edit]

Life of St. John the Baptist, right side, red in scheme above[edit]

Dominican saints and the donors, upper and lower tiers of the central wall, lila in scheme above[edit]

Removed paintings[edit]