Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
Au am InnSt. Mariae Himmelfahrt and Felicity Nave - VaultBay 2: SS Rupert and Virgil, Patrons of Salzburg Diocese
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Ministry ParablesSalt loosing its taste (Mt 5:13, Mc 9:49, Lc 14:34)
Saints
Saints A - ZRupert Emblems or emblem-like images
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
Holy Roman Empire Princes and CitiesBavaria (Duchy, later Electorate)Paly-Bendy only (originally counts of Bogen)
Examples for the use of Heraldry
Emblems
Cycles (outside books)Wall and Ceiling PaintingsAu am Inn, St. Mariae Himmelfahrt (Albrecht and Kendlbacher, 1722, related to the central frescoes)
Emblems, imprese and devices - catalogue
MammalsSheepLicking salt
Tools for music, arts, sport and playingShawm
Objects for crafts and tradeShepherd's Staff
FoodBarrel of saltSheep licking it
Further details
The sheep, with the Bavarian arms, licks salt from a salt barrel, the attribute of St Rupert, Bishop of Salzburg and missionary in Bavaria, hence visualing the conversion of Bavaria through Rupert's efforts
ARTIST/CREATOR
Albrecht, Benedikt (1655-1730) and Kendlbacher, Johann Eustachius (1662-1725)
DATE
1722
LOCATION
Au am Inn, St. MariƤ Himmelfahrt und Felicitas
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei in Deutschland, vol. 8, Munich 2002, p. 40, no. C1
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk