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Statue of Saint Jerome

Author: Alessandro Vittoria
Century: XVI°
DATE: 1564 POSITION: right nave - the center of the fifth altar-  Saint Joseph of Copertino altar (on the map n°28)  MEASUREMENTS: - METHOD: sculpture MATERIAL: marble

The altar took its present shape in 1753 when the statues and  stucco by Alessandro Vittoria were removed and to put the Saint Joseph of Cupertino in ecstasy painting by Giuseppe Nogari.

The remaining pieces from Vittoria are: the two Sibille on the altar's tympanum, the statues of Saint Peter and Saint Andrew on the sides and Saint Jerome in the center.
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