Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
VaralloSacro Monte Chapel 8
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Circumcision
Further details
Chapel constructed in imitation of the shrine in the Holy Land under direction of Fra Bernardino Caimi, c.1490. Virgin and Child and frescoes attributed to Ferrari; all other sculpted figures are attributed to Fermo Stella.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ferrari, Gaudenzio (c1470-1546) and Stella, Fermo (Fermo Stella da Caravaggio) (c1490-1562)
DATE
circa 1490 - 1516
LOCATION
Varallo, Sacro Monte (Chapel 8)
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).
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RELATIONS
Sacro Monte di Varallo (with article by Casimiro Debiaggi), in Italian.
Acknowledgements
Image digitised with the generous support of the Roaf and Demuth families.
Contact
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