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A cross (unknown today) is erected in front of the Capuchin church of Santa Maria della Concezione, near Piazza Barberini. Presumably it is an ornamented base for a wooden cross.

Primary sources

  • Thiele III, p. 238.

Other references

  • Elisa Debenedetti: ‘Il ruolo di Thorvaldsen nell’ambito delle istituzioni culturali a Roma’, in P. Kragelund et al. (ed.): Thorvaldsen l’ambiente l’influsso il mito, Rom 1991, p. 53 (see also: fig. 8, p. 49).

Last updated 16.06.2014