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San Giovanni in Laterano, Rome: view of the elaborately decorated interior of the church with Pope Alessandro VIII and his entourage in procession

RIBA Ref No RIBA21205
Architect/DesignerBorromini, Francesco (1599-1667)
Artist/PhotographerReiff, Ferdinando (1690-ca. 1750)
CountryItaly
CityRome
Subject Date1724
Image Date1724
ViewInterior
StyleBaroque
MediumDrawing
Library ReferenceSB1/10(2)
OrientationPortrait
Colour InfoColour
CreditRIBA Collections
SubjectThrones ; Arches ; Cathedrals ; Decorative stonework ; Draperies, curtains ; Clergy
NOTES: This church (also known as the Basilica of St John Lateran) is the cathedral of the Diocese of Rome, of which the Pope is bishop. The Catholic Church has named it 'The Mother of All Churches'. It was rebuilt by Borromini in 1646-1649.
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