Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
VaralloSacro Monte Chapel 24
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Passion Trial of Christ Christ Before Annas (Jn. 18:13, 19-23)
Further details
Chapel constructed 1704-40. The sculptures were mostly executed by Tantardini between 1726-40. The figure of Annas was sculpted by the court sculpture of the Savoy, Giovanni Battista Bernero, 1776. Frescoes painted by Betti between 1763-4.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Tantardini, Carlo Antonio (1677-1748) (workshop) Betti, Sigismondo (born 1699, died after 1777)
DATE
1704 - 1740
LOCATION
Varallo, Sacro Monte (Chapel 24)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Christina Roaf Bequest
DESCRIPTION
Photo taken from unknown printed source.
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Elena De Filippis, Sacro Monte of 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 alternate attributions by Casimiro Debiaggi), in Italian.
Acknowledgements
Image digitised with the generous support of the Roaf and Demuth families.
Contact
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