Permanent Collection
Permanent Collection / Italy
Saint Philip Benizi in glory

© Arch. fotografico Musei Civici Imola

Domenico Maria Viani (1668, Bologna-1711, Pistoia)
Church of Santa Maria dei Servi
Imola, Bologna, Italy
About the Museum
The painting was made in 1697 by the Bolognese painter Domenico Maria Viani for the Servite fathers of Imola. It is a mixture of a classicising still academic culture and a fully baroque language. The carved frame was made by the Imolese sculptor Giuseppe Giuliani.
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Artistic Introduction