Statues - Hither & Thither

United States of America
Chimayó
New Mexico

Santuario de Chimayó

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)
Marco A. Oviedo
1993

Chimayó /  San Francisco de Asis   Chimayó /  San Francisco de Asis

Description

Bronze statue of St. Francis with birds.

Inscription(s)

San Francisco de Asis

Signature

Marco A. Oviedo / © 93 1/12

Information Sign

a gift from the late
joseph sullivan
to commemorate
willie montoya's profound love for
the spirituality of the santuario

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 35°59'21" W 105°55'53"

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