by Gian Lorenzo Bernini at the age of 73
made out of
Saint Peters Basilica
the Vatican City, Italy, Europe, Rome
Gian Lorenzo Bernini starts work on the clay models for the Tomb of Pope Alexander VII.
11 months, 4 days later
The actual construction of the Tomb of Pope Alexander VII beings with a wooden and clay framework or the full scale model of the tomb.
4 months, 10 days later
Gian Lorenzo Bernini receives the last payment for the Tomb of Pope Alexander VII.
3 months, 15 days later
Gian Lorenzo Bernini has drawings sent out to the quarry specifying the size of the marble blocks for the Tomb of Pope Alexander VII.
2 months, 16 days later
Gian Lorenzo Bernini begins working on a design and model of the Tomb of Pope Alexander VII and is paid one thousand scudi for the start of his work.
5 years, 2 months, 27 days later
Bernini's last commissioned work, the Tomb of Pope Alexander VII, is unveiled.