Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
VaralloSacro Monte
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Presentation in the Temple Virgin holding ChildWithout doves
Further details
Chapel constructed in imitation of the shrine in the Holy Land during time of Fra Bernardino Caimi, c.1490. Virgin and Child and frescoes attributed to Ferrari; all other sculpted figures are attributed to Fermo Stella. Photo taken after restoration c.1969.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ferrari, Gaudenzio (c1470-1546) and Stella, Fermo (Fermo Stella da Caravaggio) (c1490-1562)
DATE
1490s - 1516
LOCATION
Varallo, Sacro Monte (Chapel 8)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Christina Roaf Bequest
DESCRIPTION
Photograph by Christina Roaf, c. 1980.
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Elena De Filippis, Sacro Monte di Varallo (Borgosesia: Tipolitografia, 2009); Stefania Stefani Perrone, Guida al Sacro Monte di Varallo (Turin: Kosmos, 1995).
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RELATIONS
Sacro Monte di Varallo (with article by Casimiro Debiaggi), in Italian
Acknowledgements
Image digitized with the generous support of the Roaf and Demuth families.
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk