Chemin des Sculptures
Chemin des Sculptures

Sainte Dévote

  • Artist : Cyril DE LA PATELLIERE
  • Creation date : 1990
  • Materials : Marble and bronze with green patina
  • Collection : Palais Princier
Saint Devota is the patron saint of the Principality and of the Sovereign Family. Her feast day is celebrated on 27 January. Devota was a young Christian girl, martyred in the reign of Diocletian in AD 304, by the consul Barbarus, then governor of Corsica. Her body was placed on a boat which, guided...