Possibly for a monument to Pope Innocent X Pamphili (Colnaghi's catalogue).

There are no allegorical figures as in Bernini's other monuments and no tomb, instead the frail Pope leans with hand raised in benediction.


Sale: Sotheby's, London, 3/7/1996, lot. 137.

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