Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
Biella (province)Sacro Monte di Oropa Chapel 7
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Visitation Mary and Elizabeth only
Virgin Mary
Life of the Virgin CyclesSculpturesSacro Monte di Oropa
Further details
Detail of Chapel 7. Construction was begun c. 1714-5 according to plans by Giovanni Siletto di Mongrando and decoration was completed by 1720. Sculptures executed by Pietro Giuseppe Auregio Termine (c.1717); paintings may have been completed by the same artist.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Auregio Termine, Pietro Giuseppe (active early 18th century)
DATE
circa 1714 - 1720
LOCATION
Biella (Province), Sacro Monte di Oropa (Chapel 7)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Christina Roaf Bequest
DESCRIPTION
Photograph taken by Christina Roaf, c. 1970.
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Federico Fontana and Paolo Sorenti (eds.), Sacri Monti: note architettonico-urbanistiche (Varallo: Tipografia editrice Zanfa, 1980); Mario Trompetto, Storia del Sacro Monte di Oropa (Milan: Arti Grafiche Ricordi, 1967).
Acknowledgements
Image digitised with the generous support of the Roaf and Demuth families.
Contact
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