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A Igreja de Nosso Senhor do Bonfim é uma das mais tradicionais da cidade de Salvador, tendo sido concluida a sua construção em 1772.

As imagens do teto foram pintadas entre 1818 e 1820 por Franco Velasco. Mostra náufragos agradecendo ao Senhor do Bonfim por terem sobrevivido.

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Nosso Senhor do Bonfim´s church is among the most tradicional of Bahia. It was concluded in 1772.

The images on the ceiling were painted afterwards, between the years of 1818-1820. It shows survivors from a shipwreck grateful to be alive.

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Photo Information
  • Copyright: Bruno Levindo (brunolevindo) (18)
  • Genre: People
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2006-00-00
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2007-02-13 22:21
Viewed: 1881
Points: 2
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