Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
BirkensteinSt. Mariae Verkündigung Nave - left wallTrophies and titles of the Virgin Mary
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Virgin and Child Virgin and Child crushing serpent
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto Regina Virginum (Queen of Virgins)
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Litany of Loreto CyclesBirkenstein, Chapel St. Mariae Verkündigung (several cycles)Walls (perhaps Josef Hammerer, 1761-1765)
Angels
Musicians
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedLute
Warfare
Military banners and other insigniaAdaptations of military banners
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Hammerer, Josef (died 1765) (attributed)
DATE
1761 - 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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