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Duomo di San Giorgio --- Cathedral in Ragusa Sicily

By Edcat55
Duomo di San Giorgio
Cathedral in Ragusa
At the top end of the sloping Piazza Duomo is the town's pride and joy, the mid-18th-century cathedral with a magnificent neoclassical dome and stained-glass windows. One of Rosario Gagliardi's finest accomplishments, its extravagant convex facade rises like a three-tiered wedding cake, supported by gradually narrowing Corinthian columns and punctuated by jutting cornices.

The interior is not quite as sumptuous, although there are two paintings by Dario Guerci and a statue of St George on horseback.

Tags: Photo journalism Olympus OMD EM5 EDWIN CATANIA Ragusa Ibla Duomo di San Giorgio

Voters: SauliusR, doverpic, TimothyDMorton and 19 more


30 Jun 2020 7:03AM
Looks fabulous, Ed.

KingArthur 15 8 Malta
30 Jun 2020 8:03AM
Tack sharp Ed ..... lovely!

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