Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
VareseSacro Monte Chapel 4
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Presentation in the Temple Virgin holding ChildWith doves
Further details
Detail of Chapel 4 showing central rear wall. Sculptures executed by Francesco Silva c. 1617; frescoes by Giovanni Ghisolfi c. 1662. Sculptures were repainted c. 1919-20 by Riccardo Donati di Fogliaro.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Silva, Francesco (1568-1641) and Ghisolfi, Giovanni (c1623-1683)
DATE
circa 1617 - circa 1662
LOCATION
Varese, Sacro Monte (Chapel 4)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Christina Roaf Bequest
DESCRIPTION
Photo taken from unknown printed source.
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Pietro Bianconi et al, Il Sacro Monte di Varese (Milan: Electa, 1981).
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RELATIONS
Sacro Monte di Varese (in Italian)
Acknowledgements
Image digitised with the generous support of the Roaf and Demuth families.
Contact
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