Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
FürstenfeldbruckKloster Fürstenfeld Nave - VaultBay 4: Bernard's vision of Christ's birth - Nativity
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Saints A - ZBernard of Clairvaux (OCist) LifeBernard's vision of the exact hour of Christ's birthEmblems
Saints A - ZBernard of Clairvaux (OCist) EmblemsFürstenfeldbruck, Kloster Fürstenfeld (C. D. Asam, 1731)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Emblems
Cycles (outside books)Wall and Ceiling PaintingsFürstenfeldbruck, Kloster Fürstenfeld, Nave, Vault (C. D. Asam, 1731, Life of St Bernard)
Emblems, imprese and devices - catalogue
HeartNot WingedBurning
Means of TransportBoom BarrierBeing opened
Weapons and tools for warfare, torturing and executionsTarget (for shooting practice)
SOCIAL LIFE
News, communication, travelling
StreetsBoom Barrier
Further details
Lemma: Nescit Molimina Tarda; Emblem for Bernard's vision of the exact hour of Christ's Birth; Dorner sees here also a grateful allusion to the abbot's help in removing obstacles against the dedication of a chapel belonging to C. D. Asam (shown in the background)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Asam, Cosmas Damian (1686-1739) (and workshop)
DATE
1731
LOCATION
Fürstenfeldbruck, Kloster Fürstenfeld
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
2
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei in Deutschland, vol. 4, Munich 1995, p. 71, no. Bb; Peter Dorner, Nescit molimina tarda - Cosmas Damian Asam und Fürstenfeld, Amperland 25 (1989), p. 332f.
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
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