Photo © 2009 Holly Hayes/Art History Images. All rights reserved.
|Caption:||Interior view of the nave, looking west to the hand-painted altar. Mission Dolores is the oldest building in San Francisco, founded by Spanish missionaries in 1776 (five days before the Declaration of Independence) and built 1788-91 by converted Native Americans. It is from this mission, dedicated to St. Francis, that the city gets its name.|
|Keywords:||altar altarpiece architecture asis c18 california catholic church dolores franciscan interior mission nave ohlone reredos san francisco spanish usa year1776 year1791|
|Digital Size:||3402 x 5095 pixels|
|Print Sizes:||14.2 x 21.2 inches @ 240 dpi|
11.3 x 17.0 inches @ 300 dpi
|Created:||April 23, 2009|
|Uploaded:||June 6, 2010|