Statues - Hither & Thither

Spain
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Gran Canaria

Canarias

Plaza de San Francisco
(Iglesia de San Francisco de Asís)

San Francisco de Asís

St. Francis of Assisi

born Giovanni Francesco di Bernardone
(1181/82 - 1226)
Italian friar and preacher. He founded among others the Franciscan Order. Saint Francis is one of the most venerated religious figures in history
(Wikipedia)
(artist?)
1892

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria /  San Francisco de Asís   Las Palmas de Gran Canaria /  San Francisco de Asís

Description

Marble (?) statue of St. Francis in a niche in the church of St. Francis.

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Location (N 28°6'12" - W 15°25'1")

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Item Code: esca132; Photograph: 7 January 2015
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