Two stone statues in the front façade of the Franciscan convent:
In the central part are to consoles and baldachins for two other statues.
- above the door: Sankt Franziskus / Saint Francis of Assisi born Giovanni Francesco di Bernardone (1181/82 - 1226), an Italian friar and preacher. He founded among others the Franciscan Order. Saint Francis is one of the most venerated religious figures in history
- top façade: Sankt Antonius von Padua born Fernando Martins de Bulhões, (Lisbon c. 1195 - Padua 1231), priest and friar of the Franciscan Order, known for his preaching and expert knowledge of scripture
The convent was built 1896.
Locatie (N 51°46'32" - E 7°26'24") (Satellite view: Google Maps)
Item Code: denw231; Photograph: 12 October 2012
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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