Our Lady of Itatí

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Our Lady of Itatí is a celebrated wooden representation of Virgin Mary in the city of Itatí, Corrientes Province, Argentina.

According to legend, it saved the life of 17th Century Jesuit missionary Friar Luis de Bolaños.

In 1950 a Basilica was built with one of the tallest domes in South America.