#Milan, #Cathedral #Italy - Milan Cathedral (Italian: Duomo di Milano; Lombard: Domm de Milan) is the cathedral church of Milan, Italy. Dedicated to Santa Maria Nascente (Saint Mary Nascent), it is the seat of the Archbishop of Milan, currently Cardinal Angelo Scola. The Gothic cathedral took nearly six centuries to complete. It is the fifth largest cathedral in the world and the largest in the Italian state territory.
BERNINI Gian Lorenzo - Italian (Naples 1598-1680 Rome) ~ The Baldachin by Bernini. The piece behind the alter is his too and represents the Holy Spirit. Amazing how it glows. St Peter is buried under the alter along with many other Bishops of Rome, Popes.