Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
EichstättSt. Walburg Chapel n1
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Angels
Musicians
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedLute
Musical instrumentsStringBowedViola or Lira da braccio
Further details
Like the images on the other side of the nave, these angels were overpainted in 1743-1744, probably with scenes of the life of St Walburga. In a 20th-century restoration, the overpainting was removed on one side.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Zink, Matthias (1665-1738) (attributed)
DATE
1706
LOCATION
Eichstätt, St. Walburg
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei in Deutschland, vol. 13, Munich 2008, p. 94, no. K1
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Eichstätt Cathedral Parish
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk