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Basilica del Santissimo Redentore by Squizzato_Paolo

the Basilica of the Most Holy Redeemer, better known simply as the Church of the Redeemer, is an important religious building in Venice designed by Andrea Palladio in 1577 on the island of Giudecca. inside are works by Domenico Tintoretto, Paolo Veronese, the young palm, Francesco Bassano, Alvise Vivarini, Peter of old. is traditionally the focus of the great feast of the Redeemer, celebrated on the third Sunday of July in memory of the narrow escape of a plague that struck the city in 1575

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