Tag: 1693

Omaggio a Velázquez (c.1692-1700)

Giordano, Luca (1634-1705) Omaggio a Velázquez (A Homage to Velázquez) c.1692–1700 Oil on canvas, 205.2 x 182.2 cm National Gallery, London The title of this painting originates from the idea that the man seated in the centre represents Diego Velázquez at the…


Architecture: • Chiesa di Santa Lucia alla Badia destroyed by an earthquake in Siracusa. Art: • Giordano, Luca (1634-1705): Omaggio a Velázquez (c.1692-1700)

Chiesa di Santa Lucia alla Badia (Siracusa)

Founded: 1427 Rebuilt: 1695 (after destruction by an earthquake in 1693) Completed: 1703 Location: Via S. Lucia alla Badia, Siracusa Works of Art: • Caravaggio (1571-1610): Sepellimento di Santa Lucia (1608) See also: • Churches | Siracusa (Italia)