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  Street and churchs upstairs. Poznan, Poland Europe
by sihi

Franciscan church is baroque three-nave church. On continuation of side naves are two chapels. Presbytery and main nave have cradle vaultings, side naves - cross vaultings. Interior is richly beautified with stucco decorations. Autor of polychromies is franciscan Adam Swach. Paintings in presbytery and main nave show scenes from St. Francisc's life. Main altar created by Antoni Swach brother of Adam Swach. The Franciscan church attracts visitors also as a Marian shrine, which for over three hundred years has housed the picture of the Miracle-working Virgin Mary, also called the Lady of Poznan.

Address: Franciszkanska str 2

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  • Updated Sep 28, 2007
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