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Saint John the Baptist

c. 6 BC- c. 36 AD
itinerant preacher and a major religious figure who led a movement of baptism at the Jordan River. He baptized Jesus at "Bethany beyond the Jordan."
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Giuliano Vangi
1996

Firenze /  San Giovanni Battista   Firenze /  San Giovanni Battista

Description

Modern bronze statue of St. John the Baptist.

Inscription(s)

SAN GIOVANNI BATTISTA

OPERA DI GIULIANO VANGI

donata alla cittá dall'ente
cassa di risparmio di firenze
1796-1996

Signature

Vangi - 1996 (no photo)

Sculptor

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Locatie (N 43°46'0" - E 11°15'16")

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