viernes, 25 de febrero de 2011

Corpus Christi Monastery. Monasterio Del Corpus Christi.


18th Century. The church is built in the Baroque style and it was designed by the Master Bolarín el Viejo. It consists in three naves, a transept and a dome that were decorated by the painter Juan Ruiz Melgarejo. The main altarpiece is a work of José Ganga Ripoll. On the interior, images of the sculptor Francisco Salzillo and Roque López may be seen. The vane that finishes off the dome represents Custody. (Source: municipallity of Murcia)