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Montée des Carmélites (1e)
(Couvent de la congrégation des sœurs de Saint Charles)

Saint Charles Borromée et deux Vierges

Saint Charles Borromeo and two Saint Mary's

artist unknown
c. 1865

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Description

The Monastère des Carmélites was built between 1850 and 1857. The tympan above the entrance of the chapel has a relief showing Saint Charles Borromeo, and in the top of the façade a niche with a statue of Saint Mary. In the tympan of the entrance of the convent stands a statue of Saint Mary.

Lyon - Saint Charles Borromée et deux Vierges
The chapel with relief of Saint Charles Borromeo
Lyon - Saint Charles Borromée et deux Vierges
Saint Mary in a niche in the top of the façade of the chapel
Lyon - Saint Charles Borromée et deux Vierges
Entrance of the convent with a statue of St. Mary

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Location (N 45°46'13" - E 4°49'43")

Item Code: frra193; Photograph: 14 August 2018
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