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I am on the main road of Montesano, which connects with the old mother church of San Donato sanctuary. My structure refers to the apse of the church hypothetical outdoors. It was made by Silvano Lecci, master mason montesanese, example of the ability of an ancient family of builders...

I am on the main road of Montesano, which connects with the old mother church of San Donato sanctuary. My structure refers to the apse of the church hypothetical outdoors. It was made by Silvano Lecci, master mason montesanese, example of the ability of an ancient family of builders. The commission was archpriest don Isidoro Manna and wealthy Bitonti Donato, who were enthusiastically supported by the citizens of the country. Giuseppe Bottazzi of Diso, in charge of decorations, followed a recurring figurative language in the wayside. In fact he depicted scenes from the Passion of Christ, with highly communicative images, capable of reconciling realism and symbolism, so as to arouse the typical emotional intensity of the Holy Week rites.

Latitudine 39°58'40.30"N
Longitudine 18°19'19.55"E

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