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.
San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane / Vault
by Matthew Brennan
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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 August 12, 2020, https://smarthistory.org/borromini-san-carlo-alle-quattro-fontane/