Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Czech Republic
PragueStrahovský klášter (Strahov Abbey)Library - Theological HallBay 2
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Proverbs Praise of Wisdom (Prov. 7-8) Prov. 8:10: Doctrinam magis quam aurum eligite (choose knowledge rather than gold)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Cornucopia
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Knowledge (Scientia)Miscellaneous
Emblems, imprese and devices - catalogue
Insignia and JewelsCrown (generic)Crowns crushed by feet
Tools for Scholarship and ScienceBookBooks being handed out
SOCIAL LIFE
Education
Allegories CyclesPrague, Strahovský klášter, Library, Theological Hall (F. Nosecký, 1721-1727, Allegories of learning and ignorance)
Authors, scholars and philosophers
Scholars
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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