Statues - Hither & Thither

Czech Republic
Náměšť nad Oslavou
kraj Vysočina

Masarykovo náměstí
(Kostel sv. Jana Křtitele)

Pieta

Pieta

The Pietà (Italian for pity) is a subject in Christian art depicting the Virgin Mary cradling the dead body of Jesus
(Wikipedia)

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Náměšť nad Oslavou /  Pieta   Náměšť nad Oslavou /  Pieta

Description

Stone pieta sculpture in the yard of the church of St. John the Baptist overlooking the bridge. On the pedestal a palmtree with an S.

Tags

Location N 49°12'25" E 16°9'30"

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Item Code: czvy041; Photograph: 4 September 2012
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