Church of San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane, by Castelli Francesco known as Borromini, 1665 - 1667, 17th Century, Unknow. Italy, Lazio, Rome, San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane Church. View cloister elongated octagonal plan lower order twin Doric columns connected by continuous cornice pattern evident also in the upper order. - stock photo
Francesco Borrormini designed this staircase for Palazzo Bernini. An oval oculus allows light to spill down over the sweeping stair creating the dramatic chiaroscuro so loved by artisans of the Baroque.
I've been wondering what this is in Rome cityscapes - Borromini.Ivo alla The church started out, around century, as a chapel of the University of Rome palace. The University is called La Sapienza, and the church is devo