Assumption of Virgin Mary Church in Usti nad Orlici, Czech Republic
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Ištván
N 49° 58.470 E 016° 23.610
33U E 599919 N 5536726
Quick Description: Late Baroque Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary in the centre of Ustí nad Orlicí / Pozdne barokni kostel Nanebevzetí Panny Marie v centru Usti nad Orlici
Location: Pardubický kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 2/25/2011 10:37:34 PM
Waymark Code: WMAV42
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
Views: 76

Long Description:
?[EN] The church in its current form is a Late Baroque structure from 1770–1776, built on the initiative of the then Ústí dean Jan Leopold Mosbender. It is situated on the spot of the original wooden church and campanile. The church architect was Jakub Pánek, the frontage was created by Alexius Cyriak. In 1870 the Chapel of Solace was added to the church, built along its axis and in 1906 a vestry. The high altar painting was created by Jan Dallinger in 1776, and the side altar displays a picture of the Ústí Virgin Mary.

[CZ] Barokní stavba z let 1770 - 1776 stojící v míste puvodního dreveného kostela a zvonice. Jeho stavitelem byl Jakub Pánek. Honosné prucelí se socharskou výzdobou dvou alegorií Lásky a Nadeje a postavami apoštolu Petra a Pavla je dílem Alexia Cyriaka. V roce 1870 byla pristavena Útechová kaple a v roce 1906 sakristie. Hlavní oltár zdobí obraz od Jana Dallingera z roku 1776 , na bocním oltári se nachází obraz ústecké Panny Marie.
Type of Church: Church

Status of Building: Actively in use for worship

Date of organization: 1/1/1775

Date of building construction: 1/1/1776

Dominant Architectural Style: baroque

Archdiocese: Pražská

Diocese: Královehradecká

Address/Location:
Kostelní 19
Ústí nad Orlicí, Ceská republika
562 01


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Associated Shrines, Art, etc.: Not listed

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