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Santi Quattro Coronati

An enormous church complex, dedicated to early martyrs with quite wonderful frescoes,
that stands on the Celian Hill (Via dei Querceti), not far from the Colosseum.

For the story of the discovery and restoration of those in the "Gothic Hall", and more, see:

___ http://www.cbc.ca/news/arts/artdesign/story/2006/12/06/rome-frescoes-medieval.html


___ http://www.wmf.org/sites/default/files/wmf_article/pg_14-21_SantiQuattro.pdf