sacra conversazione

Italian noun phrase

sac·​ra con·​ver·​sa·​zi·​one ˈsä-krä-ˌkōn-ver-ˌsät-sē-ˈō-nā How to pronounce sacra conversazione (audio)
: holy conversation
used for depictions of the Virgin Mary and the infant Jesus with saints

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“Sacra conversazione.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sacra%20conversazione. Accessed 30 Jan. 2023.

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