Angelo de' Rossi
St. James the Less

18th century
Marble, 14 feet high
Basilica of St. John Lateran, Rome

This is one of twelve monumental statues of the apostles lining the nave of the basilica. St. James carries the fuller's club with which he was killed in Jerusalem.

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Photographed at the site by Richard Stracke, shared under Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.