Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Czech Republic
PragueStrahovský klášter (Strahov Abbey)Library - Theological HallBay 1 (from South)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Ecclesiastes Eccl. 7:1-14: Collection of Proverbs Eccl. 7:11: Hoc autem plus habet eruditio et sapientia, quod vitam tribuunt possessori suo (learning and wisdom excel in this, that they give life to him that possesseth them)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Emblems, imprese and devices - catalogue
Body-parts other than heart or handSkullUnder man's feet
SOCIAL LIFE
Education
Allegories CyclesPrague, Strahovský klášter, Library, Theological Hall (F. Nosecký, 1721-1727, Allegories of learning and ignorance)
Authors, scholars and philosophers
Scholar in their studio
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Nosecký, František Kristián Ezechiel (Siard, 1693-1753)
DATE
1721 - 1727
LOCATION
Prague, Strahovský klášter
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Strahov Abbey
Contact
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