Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Nativity Immediate family and angels
Infancy Nativity With annunciation to the shepherds in the background
Passion CrucifixionSingle crossWith Virgin, Saint John and Mary Magdalene
After the Passion ResurrectionSoldiers at Sepulchre
Acts of the Apostles
Pentecost The descent of the Holy Spirit Virgin presentWithout tongues of flame descending
Images of Christ
Man of sorrowsWith Mary and John Evangelist
Virgin Mary
Life of the Virgin Dormition of the Virgin
Virgin and Child With saintsStanding
Virgin and Child Full lengthStandingChild at left
Saints
ApostlesPeter Single figureWith key
Church FathersJerome Single figure
Church Fathers Cycles Single imageChurch Fathers only
Church FathersGregory Single figure
Saints A - ZStephenSingle figure
Saints A - ZLawrence Single Figure
Saints A - ZKilian Single Figure
Ecclesiastical objects
Altars and altarpieces German landsCatholic
ADDITIONAL SUBJECT KEYWORDS
altar destroyed in World War II, only individual sculptures survive; in the shrine from left: Lawrence, Kilian, Peter, Stephen
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Sifer (or Syfer), Hans (died 1509)
DATE
1498
LOCATION
Heilbronn (Württemberg), St. Kilian
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Baxandall Bequest; Photo Landesmedienzentrum Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Michael Baxandall, The Limewood Sculptors of Renaissance Germany, New Haven and London 1980, pl. 59
Contact
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