• Church in Messina

    Image ID
    FOT674172
    Rights
    RM Rights Managed
    Image Details
    Image File Attributes
    5.6 MB
    JPEG
    Image Dimensions
    3240 x 4320 px
    Image Print Size (at 300 ppi)
    274 x 366 mm
    10.8 x 14.4 in
    Visual Size @300ppi
    Keywords
    Messina harbour front harbour Sicily Nigel Cummings church Italy Italian domed
    Description
    Messina (, , Sicilian: Missina) is the third largest city on the island of Sicily, Italy and the capital of the province of Messina. It has a population of c. 240,000 inhabitants in the city proper and about 500,000 in the metropolitan area. It is located near the northeast corner of Sicily, at the Strait of Messina, just opposite Villa San Giovanni on the mainland. The main economical resources of the city are: the port (commercial and military), provided with several shipyards; agriculture, that includes the cultivation of lemons, oranges, mandarin oranges, olives and wine production; tourism. The city has been a Roman Catholic Archdiocese and Archimandrite seat since 1548 and is home to a locally important international
    Uploader
    Nigel Cummings
    Contributor
    Nigel Cummings
    Date Taken
    Unknown
    Uploaded on
    2010-06-05
    Collection
    Travels in Italy
    Category
    Arts
    Sub Category
    Sculpture
    Setting
    Outdoor
    Point of view
    Eye level
    Dominant colour
    #C0D0FF