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THE COLONNADES OF ST. PETER’S

THE COLONNADES OF ST. PETER’S

The history of the colonnades of St. Peter’s Square The façade of Saint Peter’s was completed in 1614 and it was deemed necessary to rework the space in front of it, in order to exalt the jewel of a basilica that had cost a century of hard work. The only fixed point...