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Churches >  Church of San Stae
Saint Simon

Author: Giambattista Mariotti
Century: XVIII°
DATA: 1725  COLLOCAZIONE: presbiterio - parete sinistra in alto (nella mappa n°6)  TECNICA: olio su tela

The canvases depicting the Twelve Apostles, that adorn the  presbytery's side walls, were realised thanks to a request left in the noble Andrea Stazio's will. 

There were different artists involved for the completion of these paintings, therefore, the series turns out to be a compilation of Venetian paintings from the beginning eighteenth-century.

The works were placed in plaster frames embellished with flowers and small angels, extending onto the walls to create a seamless decorative effect.

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