Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
VareseSacro Monte Chapel 8
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Passion Crowning with thorns
Further details
Detail of Chapel 8. Construction of the chapel was complete by 1623. Sculptures by Silva; frescoes by Gianbattista and Gian Paolo Recchi who were followers of il Morazzone, c. 1648.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Silva, Francesco (1568-1641) and Recchi, Gian Paolo (c1600-c1683)
DATE
circa 1622 - 1648
LOCATION
Varese, Sacro Monte (Chapel 8)
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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