"the cloister of Santa Maria..." Basilica Di Santa Maria Novella Tip by gkitzmil


the cloister of Santa Maria Novella
The monumental complex of the cloister of Santa Maria Novella adjoins the church and is full of important paintings. Begun in 1340 and completed internally in 1360, the cloisters were designed by Fra' Sisto and Fra' Ristoro. They are among the most beautiful examples of Italian Gothic architecture.

Address: Piazza Santa Maria Novella
Phone: 055-210-113
Website: http://www.chiesasantamarianovella.it/

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  • Written Aug 24, 2002
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