Statues - Hither & Thither

Czech Republic
Žinkovy
Plzeňský kraj

Námĕstí

Sochy svatých kolem kostela Svatého Václava

Saint statues around Saint Wenceslas Church

Lazar Widemann
c. 1735

Žinkovy /  Sochy svatých kolem kostela Svatého Václava   Žinkovy /  Sochy svatých kolem kostela Svatého Václava

Description

Three pairs of baroque saint statues on the wall around the church, built in 1735. The statues are in bad condition and we were unable to identify them. According to Widemann's biography, he created the statues of St. Apollonia, St. Lawrence, St. Peter and St. Paul.

 

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Location (N 49°29'5" - E 13°29'32")

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Item Code: czpl006; Photograph: 17 February 2011
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