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17-MAY-2009 Jola Dziubinska

Marble Gravestones

Zhovkva, Ukraine

In St.Laurence Catholic collegiate church.
Renaissance gravestone monuments to the family of Zolkiewski, made in red marble by Voitih Zychlyviy (Wojciech Zyczliwy), one of the best sculptors of Lvov in the first half of the XVII-th century.
They are located in the presbytery, on both sides of the main altar.
This one is to hetman Stanislaw Zolkiewski (1546 - 1620) and his son Jan (1591 - 1623), they both are burried in the crypt under the presbytery's floor.

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