Statues - Hither & Thither

Slovakia
Bratislava
Bratislavský kraj

Hurbanovo námestie
(Dom Quo Vadis)

Svätý Josef s Ježišom

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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Description

Stone half length figure of Saint Joseph with Jesus as infant.

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

Tags

Location N 48°8'47" E 17°6'24"

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