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Typology: Non Parish Church

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Address: Via del Colosseo, 18
Zone: Rione Monti (Colosseo-S.Giovanni-S.Maria Maggiore) (Roma centro)
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S. MARIA DELLA NEVE Its origins date back to the first part of C.XIII, but it was fully rebuilt in 1607 by the Università dei Rigattieri andlater on, in 1798, entrusted to the Confraternita di S. Maria della Neve whereits name comes from. The church’s project is traditionally attributed toCarlo Fontana (1634-1714). The slightly convex facade presents an ordercrowned by a double broken tympanum. In the middle, a portal surmounted by abig window opens up. Theinterior, with a rectangular plan, embodies a barrel vault roofing. On thealtars one can find canvases from C. XVII and XVIII.
Collegamenti: Tram 3
Last checked: 2012-04-30 11:49