HD photographs of gilded Gloire Divine sculpture inside Eglise Saint-Roch - Page 1077



We were at the Eglise Saint-Roch in the 1st Arrondissement of Paris, when we took these high definition photos showing a sculpture called Gloire Divine, which was produced by Etienne Maurice Falconet.

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Chapel of the Virgin by Jules Hardouin Mansart at Eglise Saint-Roch
This first HD photo shows La Chapelle de la Vierge, in English, The Chapel of the Virgin, which was constructed by Jules Hardouin Mansart in a Baroque style with stained glass windows and a dome, that was then adorned with statues and sculptures including the large unusual sculpture above the Nativity statue group called Gloire Divine.
Gloire Divine sculpture by Etienne Maurice Falconet in Chapel of the Virgin
Gloire Divine translates in English to Divine Glory, and sculpted by Etienne Maurice Falconet, he was inspired by the St Peters Basilica in Vatican City, Rome, Italy, which has a very similar style of sculpture providing rays of light, although the Divine Glory in the Eglise Saint-Roch was produced in a late 18th century French art movement style called Rococo.
Eglise Saint-Roch gilded sculpture Divine Glory
Etienne Maurice Falconet was born in Paris in 1716 and studied to become a French sculptor starting to present works at the Salons for French artists and produced this sculpture of Divine Glory along with other statues for the Saint-Roch Church, but from 1757 through to 1766 worked for Sevres, which is where many of his works are now held within their museum.
Rococo style Gloire Divine sculpture, Chapel of the Virgin, Saint-Roch Church
And here is a photograph showing another angle of the Divine Glory sculpture by Etienne Maurice Falconet in the Chapel of the Virgin at the Eglise Saint-Roch, which is located along the Rue Saint-Honore in the 1st Arrondissement of Paris, and although this is a running Catholic Church with Mass and other events organised, it is also like a museum in its own right, with many of the statues and other art works, having been classed as historical monuments in their own right.

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Eglise Saint-Roch, 296 Rue Saint-Honore, 75001 Paris, France

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Eglise Saint-Roch statues and sculptures



irgin Mary, Saint Joseph and Baby Jesus
Sainte Barbe
Saint Jerome
Music Lectern and eagle
Sainte Jeanne d'Arc
Jesus Accable d'Outrages
Jesus devant Caiphe
Saint Expedit
Saint Joseph
Jesus trahi par Judas
Andre Le Notre
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Saint Andre
Historical bishop
Jesus au jardin des oliviers
Monument de l'Abbe de l'Epee
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Wall of the Deportation
La Pieta
Pierre Mignard
Saint Rita of Cascia
Mme la Live de Jully
Baptism of Jesus
La Fontaine Baptismale
Les Peres de l’Eglise
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Saint Roch
Saint Honore
Sainte Genevieve
Fathers of the Church
Monument du Henri de Lorraine
Claude Francois Bidal
Monument to Charles, Duc de Crequy
Francois de Crequy
Cardinal Guillaume Dubois
Pierre-Louis Moreau de Maupertuis
Saint Jean Vianney Cure d'Ars
Crucifixion of Jesus
Saint Francis de Sales
Saint Gregoire le Grand
Jesus Couronne d'Epines
Saint kneeling
Jesus Presente au Peuple
Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque
Sainte Anne
Saint Anthony of Padua
Jesus Condamne a Mort
Jesus Portant sa Croix

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