Francesco Borromini, San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane, Rome


Francesco Borromini, San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane (“Carlino”), Rome. Commissioned by Cardinal Francesco Barberini in 1634 for the Holy Order of the Trinity; construction began in 1638 and the church was consecrated in 1646. This video was produced in cooperation with our partners at Context Travel.

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Cite this page as: Frank Dabell, Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker, "Francesco Borromini, San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane, Rome," in Smarthistory, November 18, 2015, accessed October 1, 2016, http://smarthistory.org/borromini-san-carlo-alle-quattro-fontane/.