Chair of Saint Peter, St. Peter's Basilica, Rome

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Description

Part of the interior of the church is visible along with the chair of St. Peter and the sculpture and stained glass behind the throne.

Physical Description

1 cathedrae (bishop's chairs) : bronze

Creation Information

Bernini, Gian Lorenzo 1665.

Context

This physical object is part of the collection entitled: ARTsource and was provided by UNT College of Visual Arts + Design to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 378 times , with 14 in the last month . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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  • Scholars Resource, Inc.

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UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

The UNT College of Visual Arts + Design (CVAD) seeks to engage UNT's diverse student population with issues of artistic heritage, stimulate students' imagination and involvement with the world, foster their critical and analytical thinking, and inspire their creativity through educational opportunities in art education, art history, design, and studio arts, all supported by a vital program of creative research.

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Titles

  • Main Title: Chair of Saint Peter, St. Peter's Basilica, Rome
  • Parallel Title: Cathedri Petri

Description

Part of the interior of the church is visible along with the chair of St. Peter and the sculpture and stained glass behind the throne.

Physical Description

1 cathedrae (bishop's chairs) : bronze

Subjects

Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty)

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Collections

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ARTsource

The images of artworks in this collection supplement the artworks in the Visual Resources Collection of the College of Visual Arts + Design's online image database used for instruction, study, and presentation. Included here are images of paintings, drawings, prints, architecture, material culture, sculpture, photographs, furniture, fashion, and much more from vendors such as Saskia, Ltd.; ART on FILE; Hartill Art Associates; Davis Art Images; and Bridgeman Art Library. __Access to these images is restricted to the UNT community.__

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Creation Date

  • 1665

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Sept. 15, 2011, 10:26 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 1, 2014, 4:21 p.m.

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Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 14
Total Uses: 378

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Coordinates

  • 41.902167, 12.453937

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Bernini, Gian Lorenzo. Chair of Saint Peter, St. Peter's Basilica, Rome, physical object, 1665; Wheat Ridge, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc41232/: accessed March 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.