Haettu kohde: Duomo di Torino


    Kohde : Duomo di Torino

    Arkkitehti : Guarini, Guarino

    Valm.vuosi : 1498 (1694)

    Paikkakunta : Torino

    Maa : Italy

    Kohde kartalla (vihreä nuoli)

    Kuvaus :

    The Cathedral of San Giovanni (1491–8) is the only religious Renaissance monument in Turin. The presbytery afforded access to the famous Holy Shroud Chapel (1668–94). A baroque masterpiece by Guarino Guarini—an Italian architect, Theatine priest, mathematician and writer—built to house this precious Christian relic. The mysterious cloth (a linen sheet of 4.37 by 1.11 m) carrying impressed upon it the image of a face in agony, perhaps that of Christ, can be traced in documents as early as the mid 14th century in Lirey, France. In 1578, Duke Emanuele Filiberto brought the shroud in Turin, where it has remained since. In 1988, however, the myth of the shroud was exploded: a carbon-dating test shoved that it dates back no further than the 12th century. The shroud nevertheless remains an object of religious veneration.

    City Book – Turin, Mondadori, 2002, pp. 14–15.

    Turin – Places and Itineraries to Discover the City and its Environs, Editoriale Giorgio Mondadori, 2001, p. 14.

    Eyewitness Travel – Italy, DK, 2006, p. 221.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guarino_Guarini (July 29, 2011).

    Ed. Katriina Puputti



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    Duomo di Torino
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