Cappella Sansevero

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Cappella Sansevero

It was earlier a funerary chapel of the Di Sangro family built in the 16th century. However, Raimondo di Sangro, hired the leading sculptors during the time to embellish it with carvings and sculpts. A few of the many famous sculptures are titled Domination of Self-will, The Pleasures of Marriage and Shyness. The Veiled Christ (1753)



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