List of works by Gian Lorenzo Bernini

The following is a list of works of sculpture, architecture, and painting by the Italian Baroque artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini. The numbering follows Rudolph Wittkower's Catalogue, published in 1966 in Gian Lorenzo Bernini: The Sculptor of the Roman Baroque.

Works

Image Title Location Year
Type
Material
No.
Ref
The Goat Amalthea with the Infant Jupiter and a Faun Galleria Borghese, Rome 1609–1615
Sculpture
Marble
Height 44 cm (17.3 in)
1
Bust of Giovanni Battista Santoni Santa Prassede, Rome 1613–1616
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size
2
A Faun Teased by Children Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 1616–1617
Sculpture
Marble
Height 132 cm (52 in)
NA
The Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence Uffizi, Florence 1617
Sculpture
Marble
66 cm × 108 cm (26 in × 43 in)
3
Saint Sebastian Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, Madrid 1617–1618
Sculpture
Marble
Under life-size
4
Bust of Giovanni Vigevano Santa Maria sopra Minerva, Rome 1617–1618
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size
5
Bust of Pope Paul V Galleria Borghese, Rome 1618
Sculpture
Marble
Height 35 cm (14 in)
6
Damned Soul Palace of Spain, Rome 1619
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size
7
Blessed Soul Palace of Spain, Rome 1619
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size
7
Aeneas, Anchises, and Ascanius Galleria Borghese, Rome 1618–1619
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size
8
Neptune and Triton Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1620
Sculpture
Marble
Height 182 cm (72 in)
9
The Rape of Proserpina Galleria Borghese, Rome 1621–1622
Sculpture
Marble
Height 225 cm (89 in)
10
Sleeping Hermaphroditus The Louvre, Paris 1620
Sculpture
Marble
Length 169 cm (67 in)
11(1)
Barberini Faun Glyptothek, Munich 1621–1622
Sculpture
Marble
Restoration
11(2)
Ludovisi Ares National Museum of Rome, Rome 1622
Sculpture
Marble
Restoration
11(3)
Bust of Pope Gregory XV Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto 1621
Sculpture
Marble
Height 64 cm (25 in)
12
Bust of Monsignor Pedro de Foix Montoya Santa Maria di Monserrato, Rome 1621
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size
13
Bust of Cardinal Escoubleau de Sourdis Musée d'Aquitaine, Bordeaux 1622
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size
14
Bust of Cardinal Roberto Bellarmine Church of the Gesù, Rome 1622
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size
15
Image, online Bust of Cardinal Giovanni Dolfin Isola di San Michele, Venice 1622
Sculpture
Marble
16
Bust of Alessandro Peretti di Montalto Kunsthalle, Hamburg 1622
Sculpture
Marble
Height 88 cm (34.6 in)
81(7)
Bust of Carlo Antonio del Pozzo National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh 1622
Sculpture
Marble
Height 82 cm (32 in)
81(8)
Self-Portrait as a Young Man (Bernini)  [Wikidata] Galleria Borghese, Rome 1623
Painting
Oil on canvas
38 cm × 30 cm (15 in × 11.8 in)
NA
David Galleria Borghese, Rome 1623–1624
Sculpture
Marble
Height 170 cm (67 in)
17
Apollo and Daphne Galleria Borghese, Rome 1622–1625
Sculpture
Marble
Height 243 cm (96 in)
18
Bust of Antonio Cepparelli San Giovanni dei Fiorentini, Rome 1622
Sculpture
Marble
Height 70 cm (27.5 in)
NA
Busts of Pope Urban VIII National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa 1632
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size
19
Saint Bibiana Santa Bibiana, Rome 1624–1626
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size
20
St. Peter's Baldachin St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City 1623–1634
Sculpture
Bronze
Height 20 m (66 ft), columns
21
Bust of Cardinal Melchior Klesl Wiener Neustadt Cathedral, Wiener Neustadt 1623 c.
Sculpture
Bronze
22
Two Angels in Sant'Agostino Basilica of Sant'Agostino, Rome 1626–1628
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size
23
Bust of Francesco Barberini National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. 1626
Sculpture
Marble
Height 80 cm (31 in)
24(a)
Bust of Camilla Barbadoni Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen 1626
Sculpture
Marble
Height 60 cm (24 in)
24(c)
Saint Andrew and Saint Thomas  [Wikidata] National Gallery, London 1627
Painting
Oil on canvas
Height: 59 cm (23.2 in)
NA
Fontana della Barcaccia Piazza di Spagna, Rome 1627
Fountain
Marble
Width circa 10 m (33 ft)
80(1)
Busts of Cardinals Agostino and Pietro Valier Oratory, Seminario, Venice 1629
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size
25
Image, online Memorial to Carlo Barberini Santa Maria in Ara Coeli, Rome 1630
Sculpture
Marble
26
Statue of Carlo Barberini Palazzo dei Conservatori, Rome 1630
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size
27
Self-Portrait as a Mature Man (Bernini)  [Wikidata] Uffizi, Florence 1630–1635
Painting
Oil on canvas
62 cm × 46 cm (24.4 in × 18.1 in)
NA
Saint Longinus St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City 1631–1638
Sculpture
Marble
Height 440 cm (174 in)
28
Balconies in the Pillars of the Dome of St. Peter's Basilica St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City 1633–1640
Sculpture
Marble
29
Tomb of Pope Urban VIII St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City 1627–1647
Sculpture
Golden bronze and marble
30
Charity with Four Children Vatican Museums, Apostolic Palace, Vatican Museums 1627–1628
Sculpture
Terracotta
Dimensions 39 cm (15 in)
30
Portrait of Pope Urban VIII (Bernini)  [Wikidata] Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica, Rome 1632
Painting
Oil on canvas
Height: 67 cm (26.3 in)
NA
Two Busts of Cardinal Scipione Borghese Galleria Borghese, Rome 1632
Sculpture
Marble
31
Renovation of the Lateran Baptistery Lateran Baptistery, Rome 1633
Architecture
Fontana del Tritone Piazza Barberini, Rome 1642–1643
Fountain
Travertine
Monumental
32
Tomb of Countess Matilda of Tuscany St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City 1633–1637
Sculpture
Marble
Over life-size
33
Image, online Pasce Oves Meas St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City 1639–1644
Sculpture
Marble
34
Bust of Costanza Bonarelli Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence 1636-1637
Sculpture
Marble
Height 72 cm (28 in)
35
Images, online Busts of Paolo Giordano and Isabella Orsini Castello Orsini-Odescalchi, Bracciano 1635
Sculpture
Marble
36
Image, online Memorial Inscription for Pope Urban VIII Santa Maria in Aracoeli, Rome 1636
Sculpture
Marble
37
Statue of Pope Urban VIII Palazzo dei Conservatori, Rome 1635–1640
Sculpture
Marble
Over life-size
38
Image, online Bust of King Charles I (Bernini) Palace of Whitehall, London 1635–1640
Sculpture
Marble
39
Bust of Thomas Baker Victoria and Albert Museum, London 1638
Sculpture
Marble
Height 82 cm (32 in)
40
Medusa Palazzo dei Conservatori, Rome 1636
Sculpture
Marble
Over life-size
41
Portrait of a Boy Galleria Borghese, Rome 1638
Painting
Oil on canvas
NA
Bust of Cardinal Richilieu The Louvre, Paris 1640–1641
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size
42
Memorial to Alessandro Valtrini San Lorenzo in Damaso, Rome 1639
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size skeleton
43
Image, online Memorial to Ippolito Merenda San Giacomo alla Lungara, Rome 1636–1638
Sculpture
Marble
43
Fontana delle Api Piazza Barberini, Rome 1644
Fountain
Travertine
80(3)
Christ Mocked (Bernini) Private Collection, London 1644–1655
Painting
Oil on canvas
Height: 25.8 cm (10.2 in)
NA
Memorial to Maria Raggi Santa Maria sopra Minerva, Rome 1647–1653
Sculpture
Gilt bronze and coloured marble
Life-size portrait
44
Confessio of Santa Francesca Romana Santa Francesca Romana, Rome 1638–1649
Sculpture
Marble
45
Raimondi Chapel San Pietro in Montorio, Rome 1638–1648
Sculpture
Gilt bronze relief
46
Decoration of Chapels and Nave of St. Peter's Basilica St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City 1645–1648
Sculpture
Marble
47
Ecstasy of Saint Teresa Cornaro Chapel, Santa Maria della Vittoria, Rome 1647–1652
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size figures
48
Cornaro-Kapelle (in German) Cornaro Chapel, Santa Maria della Vittoria, Rome 1647–1652
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size figures
48
Truth Unveiled by Time Galleria Borghese, Rome 1645–1652
Sculpture
Marble
Height 280 cm (110 in)
49
Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi Piazza Navona, Rome 1648–1651
Fountain
Travertine and marble
50
Busts of Pope Innocent X - First version Doria Pamphilj Gallery, Rome 1650
Sculpture
Marble
51a
Busts of Pope Innocent X - Second version Doria Pamphilj Gallery, Rome 1650
Sculpture
Marble
51b
Noli Me Tangere Santi Domenico e Sisto, Rome 1650
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size figures
52
Image, online Virgin and Child Saint-Joseph-des-Carmes, Paris 1656–1663
Sculpture
Marble
53
Bust of Francesco I d'Este Galleria Estense, Modena 1650–1651
Sculpture
Marble
Height 100 cm (39 in)
54
Fontana del Moro Piazza Navona, Rome 1653–1654
Fountain
Marble
55
Tomb of Cardinal Domenico Pimentel Santa Maria sopra Minerva, Rome 1653
Sculpture
Marble
Over life-size figures
56
Crucified Christ (Bernini)  [Wikidata] Royal Collections Gallery, Madrid 1655
Sculpture
Bronze
(233 x 166 cm)
57
Corpus Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto 1650
Sculpture
Bronze
Life-size
57
Dead Christ on the Cross Walters Art Museum, Baltimore 1657–1661
Sculpture
Gilt bronze corpus on bronze cross
Likely a later cast
57
Decoration of Santa Maria del Popolo Santa Maria del Popolo, Rome 1655
Sculpture
Stucco and marble
58
Daniel and the Lion Chigi Chapel, Santa Maria del Popolo, Rome 1655-1656
Sculpture
Marble
58
Habakkuk and the Angel Chigi Chapel, Santa Maria del Popolo, Rome 1656-1661
Sculpture
Marble
Over life-size
58
Lamp with Crown and Cherubs by Peter Verpoorten Chigi Chapel, Santa Maria del Popolo, Rome 1656-1657
Sculpture
Bronze
NA
Putti Lifting a Large Drapery Sala Ducale (in German), Vatican City 1656–1657
Sculpture
Stucco
59
Santa Barbara (in Italian) Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta, Rieti (in Italian) 1655–1657
Sculpture
Marble
60
Chair of Saint Peter St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City 1657–1666
Sculpture
Marble, bronze, white and golden stucco
61
Collegiata di San Tommaso da Villanova (in Italian) Castel Gandolfo 1658–1661

Architecture, sculpture Marble

62(1)
Santa Maria Assunta Ariccia 1662–1664
Architecture, sculpture
Marble
62 (2)
Sant'Andrea al Quirinale Sant'Andrea al Quirinale, Rome 1658–1670
Architecture, sculpture
Marble
62(3)
Saint Jerome Chigi Chapel, Siena Cathedral, Siena 1659–1663
Sculpture
Marble
Over life-size
63
Mary Magdalen Chigi Chapel, Siena Cathedral, Siena 1659–1663
Sculpture
Marble
Over life-size
63
Statue of Alexander VII (designed by Bernini, sculpted by Antonio Raggi) Siena Cathedral, Siena 1661–1663
Sculpture
Marble and gilded bronze
64
Image, online Busts of Pope Alexander VII 1655–1667
Sculpture
Marble and gilded bronze
65
Cappella Da Sylva Sant'Isidoro a Capo le Case, Rome 1663
Sculpture
Marble and gilded bronze
66
Statues on the colonnades of Saint Peter's Square St. Peter's Square, Vatican City 1656–1671
Sculpture
Travertine
Monumental
67
Scala Regia Apostolic Palace, Vatican City 1663–1666
Sculpture
Marble with painted stucco drapery
68
The Visitation Santuario di Nostra Signora della Misericordia (in Italian), Savona 1665
Sculpture
Marble relief
Height 300 cm (117 in)
69
Bust of Louis XIV Musée National de Versailles, Versailles 1665
Sculpture
Marble
Height 80 cm (31 in)
70
Statue of King Philip IV of Spain Santa Maria Maggiore, Rome 1666
Sculpture
Bronze
Over life-size
NA
Image, online Portrait of a Man Los Angeles County Museum of Art 1670s
Sculpture
Marble
NA
Elephant and Obelisk Piazza di Santa Maria sopra Minerva, Rome 1667
Sculpture
Marble
Life-size, elephant
71
List of angels of Ponte Sant'Angelo Ponte Sant'Angelo, Rome 1667–1669
Sculpture
Marble
Over life-size
72
Angel with the Crown of Thorns Sant'Andrea delle Fratte, Rome 1667–1669
Sculpture
Marble
Over life-size
72
Angel with the Superscription Sant'Andrea delle Fratte, Rome 1667–1669
Sculpture
Marble
Over life-size
72
The Vision of Constantine Apostolic Palace, Vatican City 1654–1670
Sculpture
Marble
Over life-size
73
Equestrian Statue of King Louis XIV Palace of Versailles, Versailles 1669–1684
Sculpture
Marble
Monumental
74
Bust of Gabriele Fonseca San Lorenzo in Lucina, Rome 1668–1675
Sculpture
Marble
Over life-size
75
Blessed Ludovica Albertoni Altieri Chapel, San Francesco a Ripa, Rome 1671–1674
Sculpture
Marble
Over life-size
76
Tomb of Pope Alexander VII St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City 1671–1678
Sculpture
Marble and gilded bronze
Over life-size
77
Chapel of the Blessed Sacrament St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City 1673–1675
Sculpture
Gilt bronze
78
Statue of Pope Clement X Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica, Rome 1676
Sculpture
Marble
Height 105 cm (41 in)
78a
Bust of the Saviour San Sebastiano fuori le mura, Rome 1679
Sculpture
Marble
Over life-size
79

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