Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
FürstenfeldbruckKloster Fürstenfeld ChoirCeiling - Medaillons
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Images of Christ
Instruments of the Passion Miscellaneous
Last Judgement
Emblems and SymbolsEye and Swords
Miscellaneous
Religious OrdersCistercians Duties of Cistercians
Holy Spirit
As a dove
Heaven and Hell
Hell Mouth of Hell
Cycles (Four Last Things)Four Last Things in one image
HeavenEmblems and emblem-like images
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Emblems
Cycles (outside books)Wall and Ceiling PaintingsFürstenfeldbruck, Kloster Fürstenfeld, Choir, Vault (C. D. Asam, 1723, Duties of a Cistercian)
Emblems, imprese and devices - catalogue
Plants and TreesLaurel wreath or branch
BirdsDoveOn Instruments of the Passion
Human Figure (entire)Skeleton
Body-parts other than heart or handEye
Insignia and JewelsCrown (generic)Crown and laurel wreath or branches
Weapons and tools for warfare, torturing and executionsSwordFlaming sword
Religious objects or symbolsInstruments of the PassionMiscellaneous
Further details
Lemma: Meditando. The image hints at comtemplating about Christ's Passion (Instruments of the Passion), the Holy Ghost (Dove), and the Four Last things: Death (Skeleton), Judgement (Eye and swords), Hell (Mouth) and Heaven (Crown and wreath)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Asam, Cosmas Damian (1686-1739)
DATE
1723
LOCATION
Fürstenfeldbruck, Kloster Fürstenfeld
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
4
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei in Deutschland, vol. 4, Munich 1995, p. 91, no. d
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
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