The facade of the church of Sant' Andrea della Valle is crowned with the coat of arms of Pope Alexander VII (r. 1655-67).
The beautiful facade was designed by the Roman architect Carlo Rainaldi (1611-91).
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 and
small-group walking tours
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