Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Austria
Rein (Gratwein-Stra├čengel)Stift ReinWest Range - LibraryVault
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Exodus The Giving of the Law on Sinai Moses bearing the tables of the Law
Exodus The Tabernacle The Ark of the Covenant (Exod. 25:10-22; Exod. 37:1-9)Content not visible, with Cherubim on the top
Exodus The Tabernacle The Seven-Branched Candlestick (Menorah, Exod. 25:31-40; Exod. 37:17-23)
Exodus The Tabernacle The High Priest in his robes (outside the Biblical narrative)
Saints
ApostlesPeter Single figureWith key
ApostlesPaul Single figureBust or half-figure
The Church
Ecclesiastical Allegory Church and Synagogue Christ unveiling Moses
Typology and Prophecy
Passages from the New Testament treated as Types and Prophecies 2 Corinthians 2 Cor. 5:17: Vetera transieruntProphesy for the New Covenant replacing the Old Covenant
Passages from the New Testament treated as Types and Prophecies Apocalypse (Revelation) Rev. 21:5: Ecce nova facio omniaProphesy for the New Covenant replacing the Old Covenant
Catechetical images with typological modelsNew Covenant replacing Old Covenant with 2 Cor. 5:17: Vetera transierunt
Catechetical images with typological modelsNew Covenant replacing Old Covenant with Rev. 21:5: Ecce nova facio omnia
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Amonte, Joseph (1703-1753)
DATE
1753
LOCATION
Rein, Stift Rein
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Rein Abbey
Contact
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