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Place de l'Hôpital (2e)
(Chapelle de l'Hôtel-Dieu)

Piéta

Pieta

The Pietà (Italian for pity) is a subject in Christian art depicting the Virgin Mary cradling the dead body of Jesus
(Wikipedia)
Joseph-Hugues Fabisch
1853-54

Lyon /  Piéta   Lyon /  Piéta

Description

Stone relief in the tympan of the Chapel of the Hôtel-Dieu.

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Location (N 45°45'31" - E 4°50'13")

Item Code: frra032; Photograph: 10 August 2018
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