(photo on external web page)
Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
Benediktbeuern Monastic buildingsAlter FestsaalCeiling - Frame - Months
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Constellations Zodiac VirgoSingle figureWith branch or flower
Constellations Zodiac CyclesMultiple imagesZodiac only - in calendars or linked to the Months → Benediktbeuern, Kloster, Alter Festsaal (Stephan I and Michael Kessler, c1675)
Time
Months Occupations of the months CyclesBenediktbeuern, Kloster, Alter Festsaal (Stephan I and Michael Kessler, c1675)
Months Occupations of the months IndividualAugust
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Kessler, Stephan I (1622-1700) and Kessler, Michael (born 1749, died after 1706)
DATE
circa 1675
LOCATION
Benediktbeuern, Kloster
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei in Deutschland, vol. 2, Munich 1981, p. 82, no. M8
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the monastery - for downloading a high-resolution image please contact The Warburg Institute.
Contact
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