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Dominican Church of the Holy Spirit (Interior)



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The organ, made by famous German master Adam G. Casparini in 1776, is one of the most valuable cultural monuments of Lithuania. The organ itself is the only surviving original 18th-century instrument in Lithuania

The church has many Baroque frescoes. In the cupola, there is a multi-figural composition “Apotheosis of the Holy Spirit” (neo-Baroque, 19th century)

The altars and the pulpit are lavishly decorated with round and relief sculptures and ornamentation


All photos are copyrighted by Vladislav B. Sotirovic

© Vladislav B. Sotirovic 2018

 
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