St. Thomas Aquinas and St. Dominique

The copy of the Matěj Václav Jäckel from 1707

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In the centre axis of the statue is the statue of Madonna with Little Jesus giving the prayer beads to St. Dominique, the founder of Dominican Order, who kneels on the left part of the pedestal among the emblems of his dignity. In the right part, symmetrical to St. Dominique, St. Thomas stands, the most important member of the Order just after its founder, the famous philosopher and creator of the scholastic philosophy. Books, a quill, a chain with shining sun and a little angel holding a hive are the attributes symbolizing the historical importance and characteristics of his personality.