Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
DillingenSt. Mariae Himmelfahrt (Studienkirche) Chapel n2 (St Ignatius)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Presentation in the Temple Simeon holding ChildWith doves
Saints
Church FathersAugustine Allegorical imagesAugustine destroys heretical books
Church FathersAugustine As Patronof Apologetics
Groups of Saints Patron Saints of ProfessionsPatrons of academic subjects (not University Faculties)Dillingen, Studienkirche, side chapels (Christoph Thomas Scheffler, Saints with depictions of the Virgin Mary)
The Church
Church History Heretics GeneralHeretical books torched by an angel
Church History Heretics GeneralHeretical books destroyed but not by fire
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Scheffler, Thomas Christian (or Christoph Thomas, born 1699 or 1700, died 1756)
DATE
1750 - 1751
LOCATION
Dillingen (Donau), St. Mariae Himmelfahrt (Studienkirche)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
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