Scrovegni Chapel


Scrovegni Chapel
/skroh vayn"yee/; It. /skrddaw ve"nyee/.

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  • Arena Chapel — a private chapel in Padua containing a fresco cycle painted (1305 06) by Giotto. Also called Scrovegni Chapel …   Useful english dictionary

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