Friday, July 6, 2012

Romanesque inspired statues in front of Manila Cathedral

One of the most interesting Romanesque Gothic structure inside the Intramuros is the Manila Metropolitan Cathedral-Basilica also know as a Manila Cathedral.



The statue of St. Rose of Lima was sculpted by Angelo Fattinanzi

The St. Jacob the Great was sculpted by sculptress Livia Papini

The San Andres (Preacher of the faith in many corners of Asia) by sculptress Livia Papini

The statue of San Francisco Xavier ( Apostle of the Indies ) was sculpted by Alcide Tico

The statue of Santo Policarpio, (Old bishop of Smryrna) also by Alcide Tico.

 The statue of St. Anthony the Abbott  ( Founder of Oriental monasticism)  was done by Sculptress Livia Papini




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8 comments :

  1. hehe naaliw ako sa mga santo un tlga ung gusto ko makita sa mga simbahan

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  2. may picture din ako nito, at di ko napansin na may mga statue sa harap, at meron nga sya ng balikan ko haha... so ngayon, kilala ko na silang lahat!

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  3. Ang ganda ng church na yan. Betchai! Hehe

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  4. they always make repairs in Manila Cathedral, and at least naaalagaan :))

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