lunedì 17 settembre 2007

Torino, Cupola di Guarino Guarini (1680) - Guarini's dome

Per scoprire questa meravigliosa cupola del Guarini, occorre credere che dietro la facciata anonima della chiesa di S.Lorenzo, si possa nascondere un simile capolavoro.

In order to discover this marvellous Guarini's dome, we have to challenge our imagination beyond the anonymous facade of S.Lorenzo's church, so difficult is to believe that such a masterpiece can be hidden there!
Afin de décrouvir la merveilleuse cupola de Guarino Guarini, nous devons pousser notre imagination au delà de la façade anonyme de l'eglise de S.Lorenzo pour considérer qu'un tel chef-d'ouvre peut être caché là!

Guarino Guarini, appassionato d'arte e laureato in architettura era un monaco teatino.
La chiesa di S.Lorenzo fu costruita per adempiere ad un voto formulato da Emanuele Filiberto e da Filippo II di Spagna alla vigilia della battaglia di San Quintino contro i francesi (10 agosto 1557).
A Madrid Filippo II farà costruire l'Escorial con annessa la chiesa dedicata a S.Lorenzo.

Art passionate and architecture graduate, Guarino Guarini was also a teatino's monk.
S.Lorenzo's church was built in Turin, to fulfil a vow formulated by Emanuele Filiberto and Philip II king of Spain on the eve of S.Quentin's battle against the French (10th of August 1557).
In Madrid, Philip II built the Escorial with annexed a church dedicated to S.Lorenzo.

Guarino Guarini, passioné d'art et licencié ès architecture, etait un moine teatino.
L'église de S.Lorenzo fut construite pour accomplir un vote formulé de Emanuele Filiberto et de Philippe d'Espagne pendant la veille de la bataille de S.Quintino contre les Français (10 août 1557). À Madrid Philippe II il fera construire l'Escorial avec annexe l'église dédiée à S.Lorenzo.
see also->Three disquieting faces

Thanks to: Oswegan

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Oswegan ha detto...

Its a really interesting and detailed image.

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