Gian Lorenzo Bernini
The Ecstasy of Saint Teresa
Marble, height 11 feet 6 inches (350 cm.)
Church of Santa Maria della Vittoria, Rome
On the right and left walls of the small chapel Bernini represents members of the Cornaro family as a sort of audience for Teresa's experience.
A close-up is also available.
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Photographed at the church by Richard Stracke, shared under Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.