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Croatia
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Park Matice Hrvatske

Madona Kralica Nebeska

Madonna Queen of Heaven

The mother of Jesus Christ
(Wikipedia)
Robert Frangeš-Mihanović
1902

Krapina /  Madona Kralica Nebeska   Krapina /  Madona Kralica Nebeska

Description

Bronze statue of St. Mary Immaculate.

Inscription(s)

robert franceš mihanović
1872.-1940.
MADONA
kralica nebeska
(1902.)
... Zagreb Krapini pove..
..te obljetnice grad

Depictions of Saint Mary

Saint Mary, as the mother of Jesus Christ, has a central role in the life of the Roman Catholic Church. The Roman Catholic veneration of her as the Blessed Virgin Mary has grown over time both in importance and manifestation, not only in prayer but in art, poetry and music. She is usually depicted as a beautiful young woman, with a (blue) mantle. In the majority of the depictions she is having the Infant Jesus in her arms or on her lap.
Attributes of Saint Mary: The Infant Jesus sometimes has some attributes too:

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 46°9'47" E 15°52'15"

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Item Code: hr006; Photograph: 7 September 2016
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