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Postcards from Parma
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Church of St.Mary of the Steccata
Near Parma's central Piazza Garibaldi is the Church of Santa Maria della Steccata, a delightful 16th century domed church with a wonderful fresco cycle realized by Parmigianino between 1530-1539.The inside has the form of a Greek cross and displays four chapels obtained at the limits of the arms of the cross. The church includes marvelous pieces of work by artists from 16th to 19th century.
Parma, Italy - Church of St. Mary of the Steccata