Statues - Hither & Thither

France
Éguisheim
Haut-Rhin

Alsace

Place du Château Saint-Léon 4
(Château)

Saint Joseph et l'Enfant Jésus

Saint Joseph with Jesus

(Hebrew יוֹסֵף, "Yosef"; Greek: Ἰωσήφ)
the husband of the Virgin Mary and the earthly father of Jesus Christ (in distinction to God, his "heavenly father")
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Éguisheim /  Saint Joseph et l'Enfant Jésus   Éguisheim /  Saint Joseph et l'Enfant Jésus

Description

Statue of Saint Joseph with Jesus as a boy - with an image of the Sacred Heart - on the corner of the castle.

Depictions of Saint Joseph

Joseph is usually depicted as a bearded man in a classic robe. His attributes are: He can be accompanied by Jesus

Sculptor

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Location (N 48°2'33" - E 7°18'22")

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Item Code: fral067; Photograph: 15 April 2012
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