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Saint-Jacques le Majeur Churh

Saint-Jacques le Majeur Churh

Colourful Byzantine-inspired frescoes by the Russian painter Nicolas Greschny give the building a rare appeal and an astonishing look. Also noteworthy in this partly Romanesque church: the North portal for its two capitals carved with faces (13th century), the polychrome Pièta (16th century) behind the altar and the superb Descent from the Cross (late 16th/early 17th century), a rare copy of the work of Daniele da Volterra, brought back from Rome by Canon Brousse, recently restored.

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Le bourg
Lat : 46.0247014Lng : 2.5009453
0 m
7 d

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Tel: 05 55 67 00 17


Free, visit all year round and accompanied visit on reservation. Documentation available at the Auzances Tourist Information Office.

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