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Czech Republic
Praha
Hlavní mĕsto

Radnické schody

Svatí Jan Nepomucký a Josef

Saints John of Nepomuk and Joseph

Jan Brokoff
1709

Praha /  Svatí Jan Nepomucký a Josef   Praha /  Svatí Jan Nepomucký a Josef

Description

Two stone statues.

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Sv. Jan Nepomucký
St. John of Nepomuk

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Sv. Josef
St. Joseph

Inscription(s)

St. John of Nepomuk Signed: ioan. brokoff fecit

Annotation

The sculptor of the statue of St. Joseph is not known, sometimes the authorship is ascribed to F. J. Santini, sometimes to a member of O. Most's workshop. The statues were originally located on Hradčany Square in front of the Schwarzenberg Palace.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

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Location (N 50°5'19" - E 14°23'47")

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