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Assisi, one of the major centersof Christianity,home of St. Francisandsplendid city of art, rich inchurchesof considerable interest, first of all thefamousBasilicadel Santo,herewe see thechurch of Santa Chiara, a beautiful Gothic buildingconstructedby'architect Filippo daCampello, after the death of the saint,between 1257and 1265, around the ancient churchof St. George,whichuntil 1230had keptthe mortal remainsof St. Francis.Theremains of the saintwere transferredin 1260, thesolemn consecrationtook placein 1265, in the presence of ClementIV.

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  • Copyright: Silvio Sorcini (Silvio1953) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 9582 W: 132 N: 18638] (120522)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2013-12-28
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposure: f/11, 1/250 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2013-12-30 9:47
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