The Baroque church of Santa Maria della Vittoria was designed by Carlo Maderno (1556-1629) and built between 1608 and 1622.
Santa Maria della Vittoria is, perhaps, best known for Gian Lorenzo Bernini's masterpiece, the Ecstasy of Saint Teresa.
My name is David Lown and I am an art historian from Cambridge, England. Since 2001 I have lived in Italy, where I run private walking tours of Rome.
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