Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
VaralloSacro Monte Chapel 41
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Passion LamentationNo person touching Christ's body
Further details
The chapel was one of the first at the Sacro Monte from the 15th C. The sculptural group by Marchesi replaced the original by the de Donati brothers. Marchesi may have been assisted by Alessandro Petenati.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Marchesi, Luigi (1799-1874) and
DATE
1490s - circa 1826
LOCATION
Varallo, Sacro Monte (Chapel 41)
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).
Acknowledgements
Image digitised with the generous support of the Roaf and Demuth families.
Contact
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