Photo © 2009 Holly Hayes/Art History Images. All rights reserved.
|Caption:||Detail of the wooden ceiling of the nave, hand-painted with traditional Native American patterns. 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:||american art asis c18 california catholic ceiling chevron church colorful dolores franciscan interior mission native ohlone painted pattern san francisco spanish usa wooden year1776 year1791|
|Digital Size:||3551 x 5481 pixels|
|Print Sizes:||14.8 x 22.8 inches @ 240 dpi|
11.8 x 18.3 inches @ 300 dpi
|Created:||April 23, 2009|
|Uploaded:||June 6, 2010|