Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
EttalAbbey St. Mariae Himmelfahrt Nave - DomeNorth-West: Princes affiliated to the Benedictine order
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Saints A - ZTassilo III of Bavaria (OSB)
Groups of Saints Saints from the same orderBenedictinesEttal, St. Mariae Himmelfahrt, Dome (Johann Jakob Zeiller, 1748-1752, most saints without individual attributes))Princes affiliated to the Benedictine Order
SOCIAL LIFE
Kingship
Kings and emperors
Further details
The Corpus, p. 310, suggests that the crown placed ont he floor points to Tassilo who became a monk after being deposed from his duchy through the machinations of Charlemagne
ARTIST/CREATOR
Zeiller, Johann Jakob (1708-1783)
DATE
1748 - 1752
LOCATION
Ettal, St. Mariae Himmelfahrt
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei in Deutschland, vol. 2, Munich 1981, pp. 286-288, 296-312, no. A
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Ettal Abbey
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