Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
Crea (Serralungha di Crea)Sacro Monte Chapel 6
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Life of the Virgin CyclesSculpturesSacro Monte di Crea
Life of the Virgin Presentation of the Virgin in the Temple
Further details
Detail of Chapel 6. Chapel construction completed by 1590. Original sculptures by the Tabacchetti brothers were destroyed during the Napoleonic invasion and replaced by works by Varallo di Moncalvo. Frescoes attributed to il Moncalvo c. 1590.
ARTIST/CREATOR
de Wespin, Juan (il Tabacchetti) (c1568-1615) and Caccia, Guglielmo (Il Moncalvo, 1568-1625)
DATE
circa 1590 - 1813
LOCATION
Crea (Serralungha di Crea), Sacro Monte (Chapel 6)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Christina Roaf Bequest
DESCRIPTION
Photograph taken by Christina Roaf.
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Amilcare Barbaro and Carlenrica Spantigati, Sacro Monte di Crea (Alessandria: Cassa di risparmio di Alessandria, 1998); Francesco Negri, Santuario di Crea: arte e storia nel Monferrato (Casale Monferrato: Editrice il Portico, 1980).
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RELATIONS
Sacro Monte di Crea, in Italian
Acknowledgements
Image digitised with the generous support of the Roaf and Demuth families.
Contact
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