Location on North Colonnade

6. St. Albert
The 140 Saints of the Colonnade

Location Area
North Curved Arm

The Square

Vatican City

Colonnade Saints
Floorplan #2

The History

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Saints 22-44
Saints 45-70
Saints 71-96
Saints 97-119
Saints 120-140

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St Albert on the North Colonnade in St Peter's Square

St. Albert Avogadro - Carmelite
Born - 1149
Died - 14 September 1214

Feastday - 17 September

Sculptor - Lazzaro Morelli

Statue created - c.1667-1668
This statue is part of a group of sixteen that were installed in December 1668.

Height - 3.1 m. (10ft 4in) travertine
The saint is in the Carmelite habit and holds a lily.

He was Patriarch of Jerusalem, and wrote the original Carmelite Rule of St Albert around 1210.


 7. Elizabeth & 6. Albert
Sts. Albert & Thecla on the North Colonnade in St Peter's Square
6. Albert & 5. Thecla

 6. Albert, 5. Thecla, 4. Vitale,
3. Petronilla, 2.Leonard

Saints at Entrance to North Colonnade




Roma Sacra - San Pietro in Vaticano, Itineraries 21-22, ©Fabbrica of St. Peter's, July 2001
Le Statue Berniniani del Colonnato di San Pietro by Valentino Martinelli ©1987 by de Luca Editore s.t.l.


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