Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
BlaubeurenKlosterkircheHigh Altar
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Nativity Immediate family and angels
Infancy Adoration of the Magi Without attendantsWith JosephBlack Magus
Images of Christ
Man of sorrowsWith Mary and John Evangelist
Virgin Mary
Virgin and Child With fruitApple
Virgin and Child With saintsStanding
Saints
Apostles CyclesMiscellaneous
Evangelists John Single figureWith chalicewith no other attribute
Saints A - ZJohn the Baptist Single figureBeardedWith lamb → Lamb not on Book
Saints A - ZBenedict of Norcia (OSB) Single figure
Saints A - ZScholastica (OSB) Single Figure
Ecclesiastical objects
Altars and altarpieces German landsCatholic
Further details
The saints at the left are Benedict and John Baptist, those on the right John Evangelist and Scholastica
ARTIST/CREATOR
Erhart, Michel (born c1440, died after 1523)
DATE
1493 - 1494
LOCATION
Blaubeuren (W├╝rttemberg), Klosterkirche
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Baxandall Bequest; Photo Helga Schmidt-Glassner
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Michael Baxandall, The Limewood Sculptors of Renaissance Germany, New Haven and London 1980, pl. 19
Rights and permissions
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Contact
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