The statue that stands on top of the Santa Maria della Salute a Baroque church that stands at the entrance of the Canal Grande (Grande Canal) in Venice, Italy on April 15, 2013.  Construction by Canal Grande (Grande Canal) was begun by Baldassare Longhena in 1630 in thanksgiving for the deliverance of Venice from the epidemic of 1630.  It was not completed until 1687. This view is looking across the canal from the Hotel Europa and Regina..Credit: Ron Sachs / CNP
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The statue that stands on top of the Santa Maria della Salute a Baroque church that stands at the entrance of the Canal Grande (Grande Canal) in Venice, Italy on April 15, 2013. Construction by Canal Grande (Grande Canal) was begun by Baldassare Longhena in 1630 in thanksgiving for the deliverance of Venice from the epidemic of 1630. It was not completed until 1687. This view is looking across the canal from the Hotel Europa and Regina..Credit: Ron Sachs / CNP

Filename: 041513Venice-Italy02.jpg
Source: Consolidated News Photos
Date: 15 Apr 2013
Location: Venice Italy
Credit: Ron Sachs - CNP
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