San Giovanni Evangelista, Ravenna, Italy

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Description

A church in Ravenna, Italy, built in the fifth century AD. In the Middle Ages the Benedictines annexed to it an important monastery. In the 14th century both the church and monastery were renovated in the Gothic style. The church was almost totally destroyed in World War II and has since been heavily restored.

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Attribute NameValues
Alternate Title
  • Church of St. John the Evangelist

Creator
  • G. Massiot & cie

Subject
  • Churches

  • Architecture

Date Created
  • 1910-01-01

Date Digitized
  • 2007-01-01

Cultural Context
  • 5th century

  • 14th century

  • Early Christian

  • Late Gothic

Place of Creation
  • Ravenna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

  • +44.41344+12.20121

  • Ravenna

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Temporal Coverage
  • before or circa 1910

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