S.Carlino, Rome

S.Carlino, Rome

The church and the convent located a the Four Fountain cross – road was designed by Borromini in 1634.

The church, dedicated to S. Carlo, is very small and it is also known as “S. Carlino.” note: worthy the

oval dome with its ingenious little lanterns. Finished in 1667, the fa'ade is one of Borromini ‘s last

works. In the crypt a small curved chapel reserved for him remains empty, because he committed

suicide in 1667.

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