Statues - Hither & Thither

San Marino
Borgo Maggiore

Via delle Felci 1-3, Valdragone
(Parco del Centro Mariano)

San Francesco e la Lupa

Saint Francis and the Wolf

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)
San Jose Esculturas
date?

Borgo Maggiore /  San Francesco e la Lupa   Borgo Maggiore /  San Francesco e la Lupa

Description

Polyeter statue of St. Francis facing the wolf.

Signature

san jose escultura

Il Santuario Cuore Immacolato di Maria / The Shrine of the Immaculate Heart of Maria

The Marian Center in Valdragone is a place for spiritual exercises, retreats and pilgrimages. The center includes the Marian Shrine, the House for Spiritual Exercises (Casa di Spiritualità San Giuseppe), and the Monastery of the Clarisse, set in a large park. The Center is built between 1965 and 1968.

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Tags

Location N 43°56'35" E 12°27'26"

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