Statues - Hither & Thither

United States of America
Santa Fe
New Mexico

W Marcy Avenue / Lincoln Avenue
(City Hall)

San Francisco de Asis

Saint 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)
Andrea Bacigalupa
1980

Santa Fe /  San Francisco de Asis   Santa Fe /  San Francisco de Asis

Description

Bronze statue of St. Francis with a prairiedog.

Inscription(s)

SAN FRANCISCO
DE ASIS
The patron saint of Santa Fe.
Royal City of the Holy Faith of St. Francis
Sculpture by Andrea Bacigalupa
Bronze Casting by Nambe Mills
1980

Signature

Andrea / Bacigalupa

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 35°41'22" W 105°56'17"

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