Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Austria
Rein (Gratwein-Stra├čengel)Stift ReinWest Range - LibraryVault
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Saints A - ZBenedict of Norcia (OSB) Single figure
Saints A - ZBernard of Clairvaux (OCist) Interceding before the Virgin Mary
Miscellaneous
Religious OrdersBenedictines Promises made by the Virgin Mary to the BenedictinesAs text
Religious OrdersBenedictines Enumeration of popes, bishops, emperors, kings and other dignitaries affiliated with the Benedictine order (no recognisable individuals)
Further details
The angel at the right presents the list of Mary's promises to the Benedictines (of which the Cistercians are a branch), the insignia next to him are probably reminiscent of the many prelates and princes affiliated to the Benedictine order
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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