Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
FüssenSt. Mang - Monastic buildingsFestsaalVault - northeast corner
HISTORY
Concepts of History
The Four Empires CyclesFüssen, Kloster St. Mang, Festsaal (Andrea Maini, 1721-1723, conjectural identification)
The Four Empires Fourth Empire (Undescribable Monster, Caesar)
Further details
Dehio identifies these busts tentatively with the Four Monarchies, but only the Roman Empire is recognisable.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Maini, Andrea (active 1717-1725 in Germany)
DATE
1721 - 1723
LOCATION
Füssen, Kloster St. Mang
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Georg Dehio, Handbuch der deutschen Kunstdenkmäler, Bayern III: Schwaben, bearbeitet von Bruno Bushart und Georg Paula, Berlin 1989, p. 350
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the Museum der Stadt Füssen
Contact
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