The painters voyage of Italy in which all the famous paintings of the most eminent masters are particularised, as they are preserved in the several cities of Italy ...
Barri, Giacomo, ca. 1630-ca. 1690., Lodge, William, 1649-1689.

The City of Bolognia.

The Church of S. John on the Mount.

I Should do wrong if I did not instruct you where to find that divine Picture of S. Ce∣cilia, by the hand of eminent Raphael: it is pre∣served in this Church as a precious Treasure of so great a Master: all the Virtuosi which travel by the way of Bolognia cannot depart this City without a sight of such a marvellous Piece.

Page  34 There is likewise another Picture with the History of the most holy S. Rosario, a rare work of Dominichino.

The Church of S. Petronio.

In which is seen a famous Picture of S. Rocco, by the hand of Parmegianino.

The Church of the Nunns of S. Margaret.

Here is seen a Picture of the B. Virgin, and Christ a Child, as also S. Margaret, with other figures: by the hand of Parmegianino.

The Church of the Monks of S. Michael in Bosco.

In the Cloyster of this Church you will ad∣mire divers great Histories, which represent the works of S. Benedetto; they are divided into partitions, in Chiaro Scuro, with other pretty conceited ornaments by the hand of the most* excellent Carache.

There is also another large and beautiful Hi∣story by the hand of Guido Reno.

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The Church of Certosa.

In this Church is seen a Picture which de∣monstrates S. John Baptist preaching, with two other Histories of the Passion of Christ, by Ludo∣vico Caracci.

There is also another famous Picture of the Communion of S. Girolamo, one of the best pieces that ever was painted, by the Excellent Carache.

Without the Gate of the great Street in the Church of the Scalsi, you may see a Picture, by Ludovico Caracci.

The Church of S. Dominico.

Here you will admire a Picture of S. Giacinto, and over against it is another of S. Raimondo, and in the Chapell of the Martyrdom of S. Andrew there is the figure of Charity, S. Francis, and S. Dominico, with other things, by the hand of Ca∣rache.

You also see on the front over the Tombe in the Chapell of this Saint, a Piece which de∣monstrates the said Saint as he Ascends with Christ into Heaven. There is also the B. Virgin and a glory of Angels; by the hand of Guido Reno.

Behind the Pulpit you may see a Picture of the Innocents, by Guido Reno.

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The Church of S. Francis.

Here is an admirable Piece of the Assumption of the B. Virgin and the Apostles, rarely done, by Hannibal Carache.

There is also another Picture with the Con∣version of S. Paul, by the hand of Lodovico Ca∣racci.

S. George, being the Church of the Fathers Serviti.

Where is seen a Picture of the B. Virgin and Christ a Child, and other two Saints besides them, painted by Hannibal Carache.

There is also another rare Piece of the Bap∣tisme of Christ, by the hand of Albano.

The Church of S. Gregory.

In this Church is seen a Picture of S. John Baptist Baptizing of Christ, by the hand of Lu∣dovico Caracci.

And as you enter on your left hand you see a Picture, by Guercin da Cento.

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The Church of S. Nicolo in the Street of S. Felice.

In which is a Picture to be reckoned amongst the Choicest works of Hannibal Carache.

The little Church of S. Bartolomeo di Reno.

Where is a Chapel with a Picture, wholly painted by Augustino Caracci.

The Church of S. Salvatore.

In this Church you meet with a Picture of the Assumption of the B. Virgin and the Apostles, by the hand of Augustin Caracci.

And that Square of our Saviour in the farther end of the Quire, is by the hand of Guido Reno.

The Church of S. Bernard near the Street of Castiglione.

As you enter, on your left hand, in the first Chapell there is a Picture by Ludovico Caracci.

On the left hand of the great Altar is a Square above upon the Wall, by the hand of Guido Reno.

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The Church of the Augustine Friars, called S. Giacomo.

Here is the Picture of S. Rocco, by Ludovico Caracci.

The little Church of S. Rocco, called the Pratello.

Where is seen a Picture of this Saint, by Lo∣dovico Caracci.

S. Paul, being the Church of the Fathers Teatini.

The Picture at the second Chapel as you en∣ter on the right hand, is by Lodovico.

The Sagrestie of the Domo.

Where is also a Square of the aforesaid Lo∣dovico.

The Church of the Nunns of S. John Baptist.

On Your left hand as you enter, the Picture at the second Chapell, as also the great Al∣tar-piece Page  39 are the works of the same Lodo∣vico.

The Church of the Nuns of Corpo di Christo.

On each side of the great Door you will see a Picture, of the aforesaid Lodovico.

The Church of S. Ursula.

The Piece at the great Altar represents the Martyrdome of this Saint; there is another on the right hand of this Altar, both by the hand of Lodovico.

The Church of the Nunns of S. Christina.

The great Altar-piece of this Church, is by the same Lodovico.

The Church of the Nunns Convertite.

Here is an admirable Piece on the right hand of the great Altar, rarely done by Lodovico.

The Church of the Mendicanti.

Here they preserve a Picture of S. Matthew as Page  40 he was called by Christ to the Apostleship, by the hand of Hannibal Carache.

After this is the great Altar-piece, and a sin∣gular good work of Noble Guido Reno.

The Church of S. Bartholomew in Piazza Ravegnana.

Here is a Picture of S. Charles, by Lodovico Carache. And another of the Annunciation, by the hand of Albano.

S. Martin, being the Church of the Fathers Carmelites.

On the left side of the great Chapell you may observe the Picture of S. Girolamo, by the hand of Albano.

The Parochial Church of S. Tomaso, in the great street.

In this Church you see a Christ aloft, and on the Ground below is S. Andrew, and S. Francis, by the hand of Guido Reno.

The Church of the Fathers Capuchines.

In this you see a Divine Picture with Christ Page  41 upon the Cross, with the B. Virgin, S. John, and a Magdalen, all embracing the Cross, a singular work of Guido Reno.

The Church of the Nunns of S. Agnes.

The great Altar piece is the work of Domi∣nichino.

The Church of S. Sebastian behind the Gabella.

In This Church you find a Piece done by Albano.

S. Columbano.

Here is to be seen a Picture of S. Peter, in Fresco, by the hand of Albano.

Madonna di G••iera, being the Church of the Fathers of the Order of S. Philippo Neri.

Here are to be admired several beautiful works of Albano.

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The Church of Madonna di Reggio.

Over against our most holy Lady, there is seen a Picture, done by Guercin da Cento.

S. Antonio of the College of Mont-Alto.

Here is a Picture on the right hand of the great Chapel, done by Guercin da Cento.

The Piece at the great Altar is the work of Lodovico Carache.