Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
BirkensteinSt. Mariae Verkündigung AltarFrontal
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Life of the Virgin Birth of the Virgin Virgin in cradle
Iconography of the Virgin MaryImmaculate ConceptionVirgin Mary alone crushing the serpent's head
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto Regina Apostolorum (Queen of Apostles)
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto Regina Sanctorum omnium (Queen of all Saints)
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto CyclesBirkenstein, Chapel St. Mariae Verkündigung (several cycles)Altar frontal (Sebastian Troger, c1765)
Further details
detail
ARTIST/CREATOR
Troger, Sebastian (recorded 1760, died 1792)
DATE
circa 1765
LOCATION
Birkenstein, St. Mariae Verkündigung
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the shrine administration
Contact
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