Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
MunichSt. Michael (Berg am Laim) Altar of the Virgin Mary (North-East)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy AnnunciationAdaptations
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryImmaculate ConceptionVirgin Mary alone crushing the serpent's head
SymbolsImmaculate heartNot pierced, as a fountain
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Bible 4 Esdr. 2:32: Quoniam exuberant fontes meae et gratia mea non deficiet (My fountains run over..)
Typology and Prophecy
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 4 Esdras 4 Esdr. 2:32: Quoniam exuberant fontes meae et gratia mea non deficietwith the Immaculate Heart of the Virgin Mary as a fountain
Hagiographic Scenes with biblical models Virgin MaryImmaculate Heart as a fountainwith 4 Esdr. 2:32: Quoniam exuberant fontes meae
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Zimmermann, Johann Baptist (1680-1758)
DATE
1744
LOCATION
Munich, St. Michael (Berg am Laim)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
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