JACOMETTI, IGNAZIO *#
- Born: 1819 Died: 1883
Sculptor, of Rome. Ignaxio Jacometti, who had a distinguished career as a sculptor and as director of the Papal Galleries and Museums in Rome, was commissioned to make the statue of the Madonna and Child which was placed in the south transept of St Francis Xavier's church in Gardiner Street, Dublin, in 1881.(1)
(1) Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 133.
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|Building:||CO. DUBLIN, DUBLIN, GARDINER STREET UPPER, CHURCH OF ST FRANCIS XAVIER (RC)|
|Nature:||Statue of Madonna and Child in S transept.
Christine Casey, The Buildings of Ireland: Dublin (2005), 133.