Statues - Hither & Thither

Italy
Bologna
Bologna (prov.)

Emilia-Romagna

Piazza San Domenico 1

Colonna di San Domenico

St. Dominic Column

often called Dominic de Guzmán (1170 - 1221)
founder of the Friars Preachers, popularly called the Dominicans or Order of Preachers (OP)
(Wikipedia)
(artist?)
1627

Bologna /  Colonna di San Domenico   Bologna /  Colonna di San Domenico

Description

Bronze statue of St. Dominic on a high column. The statue was made in Milan.

Inscription(s)

D. O. M.
columnam hanc
quam
s. parenti suo
DOMINICO
anno sal. mdcxxiii
erexerant
collabentem
anno mdccxxvii
pp. huius conventus
repararunt

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 44°29'23" E 11°20'37"

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