Tomb of Clement VIII, Pauline Chapel: Tomb of Clement VIII in the Pauline Chapel designed by Flaminio Ponzio



Ponzio was responsible for construction of the Pauline Chapel (1605-1611) in S Maria Maggiore. Clement’s tomb was executed 1611-1613. Figure of Clement VIII was carved by Silla da Viggiu and the cornice figures by Pietro Bernini; features “The Peace of Henry IV and Philip III” by Ippolito Buzi and “The Coronation of Clement VIII” by Bernini, “The Canonization of St. Giacinto and St. Raimondo” by Giovanni Antonio Valsolde, “The Occupation of Ferrara” by Ambriogo Bonvicino, and “Invitation of the Troops in Hungary” by Camillo Mariani.


Attribute NameValues
  • G. Massiot & cie

  • Churches

  • Architecture

  • Tombs

  • Chapels

Date Created
  • 1910-01-01

Date Digitized
  • 2007-01-01

Cultural Context
  • Renaissance

  • Baroque

Place of Creation
  • Santa Maria Maggiore (Rome, Lazio, Italy): Piazza Santa Maria Maggiore

  • Rome

  • +41.8975+12.498611

Departments and Units
Member of
Temporal Coverage
  • before or circa 1910

Record Visibility Public
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