Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
VaralloSacro Monte Chapel 2
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Annunciation Angel not flyingAngel holding lilyAngel standing
Further details
Detail of Chapel 2. The chapel originally housed another Virgin and Child, also by Ferrari, c.1514. In 1572 these were removed and the Annunciation narrative was installed, reusing other sculptures by Ferrari. Frescos are by an unknown artist of the Gaudenzian school c.1500.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ferrari, Gaudenzio (c1470-1546) (attributed)
DATE
circa 1514 - 1572
LOCATION
Varallo, Sacro Monte (Chapel 2)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Christina Roaf Bequest
DESCRIPTION
Photo taken from unknown printed source.
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Elena De Filippis, Sacro Monte di Varallo (Borgosesia: Tipolitografia, 2009); Stefania Stefani Perrone, Guida al Sacro Monte di Varallo (Turin: Kosmos, 1995).
Acknowledgements
Image digitised with the generous support of the Roaf and Demuth families.
Contact
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