Marc Haegeman Photography | Rome - Colour and theatre | Photo 27
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Category:Architecture and Structures
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Keywords:Bernini, Fontana, Maderno, Michelangelo, St. Peter's, Vatican, baldacchino, canopy, popes
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Original file size255 KB
Image typeJPEG
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Dome of St. Peters, Vatican

The dome and baldacchino of St. Peter's.
Although designed by Michelangelo, the dome was only completed after his death by Giacomo della Porta and Fontana in 1590. The bronze baldacchino is a creation of Bernini, 1623-1634.