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Churches >  Church of San Giobbe
Bas reliefs in the pendentives of the dome (1)

Author: Pietro Lombardo
Century: XV°
DATE: 1470  POSITION: presbytery (n° 15 dans le plan) MEASUREMENT: - METHOD: in relief  MATERIAL: stone

The large semicircular dome that overlooks the presbytery is decorated with the image of Eternal Father in the center; in the four corners the Four Evangelists are depicted in bas relief.

The entire sculptural group is attributed to Pietro Lombardo, however more recent studies credit the works of Saints Luke and Matthew respectively to Antonio and Tullio, the sculptor's sons.
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