S. Maria della Salute
Sunday March 24, 2019

S. Maria della Salute

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Work of Longhena, was dedicated in 1630 to the Virgin for the liberation from the plague. It has an octagonal shape, the central section is topped by a magnificent dome and monumental fa├žade, redo the schemas of the ancient triumphal arches. Inside, paintings of Titian, Tintoretto, Palma il Giovane, a bas-relief of Tullio Lombardo and pietra dura mosaic Byzantine art of 1115.