The St. Peter's Basilica is located within the Vatican city in Rome, Italy. This drawing shows the architecture of the front of the church. It was built in 1626 in a Renaissance and Baroque style. The church was named after one of Jesus's twelve disciples, Simon known as Peter.

St. Peter's Basilica

The St. Peter's Basilica is located within the Vatican city in Rome, Italy. This drawing shows the architecture…

An illustration of a baroque style border.

Baroque Style Border

An illustration of a baroque style border.

The Barocco clock-case of the 17th century had a case for protecting the interior work against dust and for giving the clock a more pleasing aspect. This clock was placed on a pedestal.

Barocco Clock-Case

The Barocco clock-case of the 17th century had a case for protecting the interior work against dust…

The Val de Grace is located in Paris, France. It was built as a church by the order of Queen Anne of Austria, wife of Louis XIII. Completed in 1667, the church was designed by Francois Mansart and Jacques Lemercier in a Baroque style. Following the revolution the church was converted into a military hospital.

Val de Grace

The Val de Grace is located in Paris, France. It was built as a church by the order of Queen Anne of…