Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
DillingenSt. Mariae Himmelfahrt (Studienkirche) Nave - vaultNW section - America
GESTURES & EXPRESSION
Drinking with a hollow hand
Drinking with a bowl
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Types of people Americans South AmericansGuarani
Types of people Americans South AmericansTupi
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsSnake Miscellaneous
AnimalsJaguar
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryMiraculous ImagesRome, Santa Maria Maggiore, Salus Populi RomaniCopies
Iconography of the Virgin MaryMiraculous ImagesAltötting, Unsere Liebe Frau von AltöttingVeneration in South America
Saints
Saints A - ZJosé de Anchieta (SJ) LifeAs missionary in Brasil
Saints A - ZJosé de Anchieta (SJ) LifeThe wild animals of Brasil turn tame when encountering the saint
Saints A - ZJosé de Anchieta (SJ) LifeThe building of a church in Porto Seguro opens a well of fresh water
Saints A - ZInácio de Azevedo and companions (SJ) LifeKilled by Huguenot pirates on their way to Brasil
Saints A - ZAnton Sepp (SJ) LifeIntroduction of the veneration of Our Lady of Altötting amongst the Guarani people
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Death
Ways of dying Drowning
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Scheffler, Thomas Christian (or Christoph Thomas, born 1699 or 1700, died 1756)
DATE
1751
LOCATION
Dillingen (Donau), St. Mariae Himmelfahrt (Studienkirche)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
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RELATIONS
Database 'Erdteilallegorien'
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk