Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
Crea (Serralungha di Crea)Sacro Monte Chapel 16
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Passion Way to CalvaryChrist carrying the crossChrist uprightWithout Veronica → Without Simon of Cyrene
Virgin Mary
Life of the Virgin CyclesSculpturesSacro Monte di Crea
Further details
Detail of Chapel 16. Chapel constructed 1887-9; sculptural decoration executed by Bistolfi 1892-5. The sculpture of Joseph of Arithmea is modelled after Bistolfi. Other artists possibly associated with the decoration are painter G. Giani and stucco worker C. Merletti (Barbaro and Spantigati).
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bistolfi, Leonardo (1859-1933)
DATE
1887 - 1895
LOCATION
Crea (Serralungha di Crea), Sacro Monte (Chapel 16)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Christina Roaf Bequest
DESCRIPTION
Photograph taken by Christina Roaf.
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Amilcare Barbaro and Carlenrica Spantigati, Sacro Monte di Crea (Alessandria: Cassa di risparmio di Alessandria, 1998).
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RELATIONS
Sacro Monte di Crea, in Italian
Acknowledgements
Image digitised with the generous support of the Roaf and Demuth families.
Contact
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