Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
DillingenSt. Mariae Himmelfahrt (Studienkirche) Nave - vaultNW section - America
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Types of people Americans South AmericansTupi
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsSnake Miscellaneous
AnimalsJaguar
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
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
Further details
José de Anchieta was only beatified in the 20th century
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