Art within the Church

  • The Mausoleum of Bishop of Zuazola and the altarpiece of Piedad
  • It stands out for its rich original polychrome and the quality of its sculpture.
  • A Jewel of the Renaissance of Gipuzkoa
  • Richly decorated, the images of the Four Evangelists located on the predella stand out for their quality and beauty
  • A paradigmatic example of columned temples of this time
  • Altarpiece with the most Italian influence of Gipuzkoa
  • Made by Juan de Lizarazu, in the 16th century
  • The interior of this 14th century church has a 16th century renaissance altarpiece
  • The vaults of the side naves, the 4 domes of the central nave and the capitals of the Tuscan order built with wood are surprising
  • The baroque altarpiece of the Main Altar, the baptistery of San Ignacio and the Chapel of Soledad stand out
  • The Cavalle-Coll organ and three of its altarpieces stand out

16th century altarpiece

One of the main characteristics of the 16th century, a period of thriving activity, is the large number of new buildings and, in particular, rich altarpieces, something that attracted well-known French and Castilian artists and craftsmen to this area.

The religious sets in Oñati and Bergara are head and shoulders above the rest, but we can find important examples of sacred art at many of the churches spread throughout the region.

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