Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
EichstättSchutzengelkirche High altar
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
Psalms Psalms 101-150 (Vulg.) Psalm 109 (Vulg.), 110 (AV): Dixit Dominus
Life of Christ
After the Passion Ascension Christ enthroned at the right hand of the Father
Images of Christ
AllegoriesChrist vanquishing the devil
Trinity
With Father and Son embracing and the Spirit as a dove
Angels
Angelic hierarchy Archangels MichaelThrowing down devils after Christ's Passion and Ascension
Holding objectsCenser
Holding objectsPalm Branches
Holding objectsCrown
Holding objectsCross
FightingDevils
Heaven and Hell
Hell Punishment of sinners
Further details
At the top Christ after the Resurrection being placed at the Father's right side, at the bottom Michael with the devils vanquished through Christ's Passion
ARTIST/CREATOR
Holzer, Johann Evangelist (1709-1740)
DATE
1739
LOCATION
Eichstätt, Schutzengelkirche
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the Bischöfliches Seminar Eichstätt
Contact
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