Rue de Vannes 9
(Basilique Sainte-Anne (clocher))
mother of the Virgin Mary. She is often depicted with Mary as a child or a young girl
Statue on the top of the 75 m high bell tower of the basilica of Sainte-Anne d'Auray. It shows Saint Anne with a torch, as she appeared to Yves Nicolazic in 1624. The statue is 6.3 m high.
of St. Anne with Mary is placed on an other location in the sanctuary.
Do you know who the sculptor is? please let us know.
Sources & Information
Patrimoine des communes de France
Location (N 47°42'15" - W 2°57'10")
; Photograph: 30 May 2012
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