(photo on external web page)
Iconography
PORTRAITS
Persons linked to Institutions
Prüfening Abbey (Bavaria)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
ApostlesPaul Epistles of PaulAd Corinthios I1 Cor. 3:6: Ego plantavi, Apollo rigavit, sed Deus incrementum dedit (I have planted, Apollo watered, but God gave the increase)
Saints A - ZGeorge Single figure
Saints A - ZOtto of Bamberg Single figure
Further details
detail; showing St Otto as founder ('plantavit'), St George as patron who supported the foundation with his intercession ('rigavit') and Christ as ultimate source of its well-being ('incrementum dedit')
ARTIST/CREATOR
Prüfening
DATE
1165
LOCATION
Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek → Clm 13002, fol. 5v
Acknowledgements
Images on external web-page, used with kind permission of the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek München
Contact
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