La chiesa di San Giovanni Battista a Collesano: un’ipotesi di ricostruzione

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Abstract

[automatically translated] The church of San Giovanni Battista in Collesano (Palermo), attested since 1439, collapsed in March 1932. Recently, the site numerous architectural features such as capitals have been found, columns, arches and other carved pieces, the analysis of which, together with the relief the few walls still standing tracks, allowed to reconstruct the spatial configuration of the building. The church had a singular system with two aisles with a wooden roof resting on carved shelves, made in 1588 by the carvers Andrea Best, Joseph and Jacobo I eat, while the chapel at the bottom of the nave was covered with a cross vault. All found the stone elements can be dated to the end of the sixteenth century, when under the patronage of the Moncada, new lords of the city,
Original languageItalian
Title of host publicationRicostruire 2. Architettura - Storia - Rappresentazione
Pages21-30
Number of pages10
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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NameQuaderni della Sezione SfeRA - Storia e Rappresentazione del Dipartimento di Architettura dell’Università degli Studi di Palermo

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Antista, G. (2015). La chiesa di San Giovanni Battista a Collesano: un’ipotesi di ricostruzione. In Ricostruire 2. Architettura - Storia - Rappresentazione (pp. 21-30). (Quaderni della Sezione SfeRA - Storia e Rappresentazione del Dipartimento di Architettura dell’Università degli Studi di Palermo).