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Italy
Bologna
Bologna (prov.)

Emilia-Romagna

Via Guglielmo Oberdan / Via Marsala

Colonna della Beata Vergine del Carmine

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Column

Our Lady of Mount Carmel is the title given to the Blessed Virgin Mary in her role as patroness of the Carmelite Order
(Wikipedia)
Andrea Ferreri
1705

Bologna /  Colonna della Beata Vergine del Carmine   Bologna /  Colonna della Beata Vergine del Carmine

Description

Stone statue of St. Mary and Child on a column.

Inscription(s)

p.m. elias vaiani
de burghis doc. col
thæ ss ducis man
solo auxilio unionis
hanc erexit columnam mdccv

annvs chr. mdcccciiii
ab imagine d.n. mariae carmel coronata
cc
sacris tridvanis celebratvs est
svmma cleri popoliqve freqventia
dominico svampa card. archiep. n.
aliisqve episcopis
sacrorvm dignitatem avgentibvs
sodalivm pietas
petro gaiani doct. th. coll. cvrione praeevnte
vt idem antiqvae et renovatae laetitiae
monvmentvm esset
colvmnam instavrandam
et plintho marmorea exornandam
cvravit

trophaevm ac simvlacrvm
b.v. mariae de monte carmelo
inivria temporvm collabentia
patres carmelitae
instavrare cvravervnt
sacrario refecto
ad colvmnis mvltiplicatis septo
a d mcmlix
evcharisticis festivitatibvs
recvrrentibvs
ac italiae gentibvs
immacvlato b.v. mariae cordi
consecrationem
sacro scapvlari actvose expressam
peragentibvs

d o m
a.d. mdcciv
regnante ss.d.d.
clemente xi p.o.m.
s. imago
b. v. mariae car. s. m. m.
ab emin. d. d. s.r.e. card.
ferdinando de abdva legato
et jacobo boncompagno
archiepiscopo et p.
solem fvit coronata
existente prior con.
alberto calvi doc. col.

Information Sign

a ricordo
del restavro conservativo
della colonna e della statva della
MADONNA DEL CARMINE
interamente finanziato dalla
fondazione cassa di risparmio in bologna
la comunità parrocchiale di san martino
riconoscente
pose nell'anno giubilare del 2000

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 44°29'49" E 11°20'46"

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