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Padre Pio

  • Artist : Greta ALESSIO
  • Creation date : 1999
  • Materials : Bronze brown patine
  • Collection : Palais Princier
This sculpture depicts Padre Pio, an Italian Capuchin friar, wearing the ceremonial liturgical chasuble. Born in 1887 in Pietrelcina, in the region of Campania, and ordained in the town of his birth, he was sent to the convent of San Giovanni Rotondo in Apulia. He remained there until his death in 1...