Colonial Architecture Project

Photos of European colonial architecture around the world

by Gauvin Alexander Bailey, Bader Chair in Southern Baroque Art, Queen's University at Kingston, Canada

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Recife, Igreja do Divino Espírito Santo

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1642 as French Calvinist church under the Dutch; 1654-1759 transformed into Jesuit church. Facade 18th-century.

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