Statues - Hither & Thither

Italy
Lucca
Lucca (prov.)

Toscana

Piazza Santa Maria Bianca
(Chiesa di Santa Maria Forisportam)

Sculture alla Chiesa di Santa Maria Forisportam

Sculptures at the Church of St. Mary Forisportam


13th-17th centuries

Lucca /  Sculture alla Chiesa di Santa Maria Forisportam   Lucca /  Sculture alla Chiesa di Santa Maria Forisportam

Description

The tympans of the three portals of this church show sculptures.

Lucca - Sculture alla Chiesa di Santa Maria Forisportam
Madonna in byzantine style

Lucca - Sculture alla Chiesa di Santa Maria Forisportam
Coronation of St. Mary (17th century?)

Lucca - Sculture alla Chiesa di Santa Maria Forisportam
A blessing bishop (13th century)

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 43°50'31" E 10°30'29"

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