Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
EichstättMaria-Hilf-Kapelle Choir
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Genesis The Fall and Expulsion Serpent and tree alone
Ecclesiasticus Ecclus. 24:24: Ego mater pulchrae dilectionis et timoris et agnitionis et sanctae spei (I am the mother of fair love and of fear and of knowledge and of holy hope)
Virgin Mary
SymbolsSymbols taken from the Bible Ecclus 24:24: Ego mater pulchrae dilectionis, et timoris, et agnitionis, et sanctae spei (I am the mother of fair love, and of fear, and of knowledge, and of holy hope)
Typology and Prophecy
Hagiographic Scenes with biblical models Virgin MaryMary as new Evewith the tree and the serpent alone
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Hare
Further details
Virgin Mary with heart (pulchra dilectio), hare (timoris), mirror (agnitionis), anchor (sanctae spei)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Franz, Johann Michael (1715-1793)
DATE
1744
LOCATION
Eichstätt, Maria-Hilf-Kapelle
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei in Deutschland, vol. 13, Munich 2008, p. 179, no. B
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
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