Category:Facade of Santa Maria del Giglio (Venice)

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English: The church of Santa Maria del Giglio in Venice has one of the finest Venetian Baroque facades in all of Venice.
  • The exterior has marble relief maps of various places in which Admiral Antonio Barbaro, who had it built in 1683, served, including Candia, Zara, Padua, Rome, Corfu and Spalato.
  • His own statue in the centre is flanked by representations of Honour, Virtue, Fame and Wisdom. At the top of the facade is the Barbaro family arms carved in relief.


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