Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
VaralloSacro Monte Chapel 35
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
After the Passion Ascension Whole Christ visibleChrist and angels only
Images of Christ
Instruments of the Passion Held by putti
Further details
Detail of Chapel 35 showing fresco of Ascension of Christ in the cupola. Chapel architecture was completed by 1610; il Morazzone completed the fresco decoration c.1614-16; statues (not shown here) were executed by Giovanni d’Enrico.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Mazzucchelli, Pierfrancesco (il Morazzone) (1573-1626)
DATE
circa 1600 - circa 1617
LOCATION
Varallo, Sacro Monte (Chapel 35)
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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