Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
MunichFrauenkirche (Cathedral) Chapel sII (Chapel of the Presentation of Our Lady)Window sII - central part (Speculum Window)Row 8
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Adoration of the Magi Without attendantsWith JosephWhite Magus
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesStained GlassMunich, Frauenkirche, Speculum Window (sII)Adoration of the Magi
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 2 Kings 2 Kings 23:14-17: The Three Valiant Men bring water from Bethlehem to DavidType for the Adoration of the Magi (SHS)Miscellaneous
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Adoration of the Magi with 2 Kings 23:14-17: The three strong men bring water to David (SHS)Miscellaneous
Further details
As of 2015, the Type for this scene, The three strong men bring water to David (8e) was removed from the window.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Munich Product of the Munich Herzogenwerkstatt
DATE
1480
LOCATION
Munich, Frauenkirche (Cathedral) (window sII, 8c-d)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Sabine Rehm, Das 'Speculum-Fenster' in der M√ľnchner Frauenkirche, Munich 1992, p. 127f.
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the rector of the cathedral parish
Contact
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