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The Assumption of the Virgin

1522 - 1530

Why is it canonical?

Parma became more wealthy after being absorbed into the Papal States, which brought new opportunities for visionary painters like Correggio. This dome illustration creates a viewing experience unlike any other before it.

Creators

Correggio

Locations

Italy Parma

Periods

Renaissance

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The Assumption of the Virgin

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