Re: Re: reorganisation and destruction of irish catholic churches

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@apelles wrote:

Ok Yep. .Point taken. . But all of the names you’ve quoted were well established here by 1900 when Buccini was brought here to do this. Was it Drogheda were you mentioned before that a company from Belgian was brought over to decorate a church?

Yes, they were finishing the apse wall in St. Peter’s when the war broke out in 1914.

Then, take Brendan grimes book on Byrne and you will have a glimpse of he regularity with which statuary was imppored from Italy – often from very accomplished masters.

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