Iconography
ANTIQUITIES
Obelisks
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
FüssenSpitalkirche Heilig Geist Nave - vault
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
The earthContinents FourCyclesFüssen, Spitalkirche Heilig Geist, Nave vault (Joseph Anton Walch, 1749)
The earthContinents FourIndividualAmerica
The earthContinents FourIndividualAsia
The earthContinents FourIndividualEurope
The earthContinents FourIndividualAfrica
Hieroglyphica
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Exodus The Tabernacle The Ark of the Covenant (Exod. 25:10-22; Exod. 37:1-9)Content not visible, with Cherubim on the top
Catechism (Creed, Pater noster, Sacraments, Works of Mercy etc)
Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit Cycles Gifts represented through personificationsFüssen, Spitalkirche Heilig Geist, Nave vault (Joseph Anton Walch, 1749)
Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit Consilium
Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit Intellectus
Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit Fortitudo
Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit Unidentified
Seven Sacraments Cycleswith liturgical scenesFüssen, Spitalkirche Heilig Geist, Nave vault (Joseph Anton Walch, 1749)
Seven Sacraments Eucharist Exposed in a Monstrance
Seven Sacraments Baptism Scene of Baptism
Seven Sacraments Confession Scene of Confession
Seven Sacraments Ordination Ordination of a PriestLaying on of hands
Seven Sacraments Extreme Unction Scenes of Extreme Unction
Seven Sacraments Confirmation Scene of ConfirmationAnointing of the forehead
The Church
Ecclesiastical Allegory Personifications of Ecclesia
Typology and Prophecy
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Exodus Exod. 25:10-22: The Ark of the CovenantModel for the Eucharist
Catechetical images with typological modelsEucharistwith Exod. 25:10-22: Ark of the Covenant
SOCIAL LIFE
Love
Marriage rites The ceremony Dextrarum iunctio
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Walch, Joseph Anton (active 1743, died 1773)
DATE
1749
LOCATION
Füssen, Spitalkirche Heilig Geist
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk