Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
Schäftlarn Choir - vault
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Church FathersAugustine GlorificationAs author of the Rule
Saints A - ZNorbert of Xanten (OPraem) AttributesArchbishop's Cross
Saints A - ZNorbert of Xanten (OPraem) AttributesPallium
Saints A - ZNorbert of Xanten (OPraem) LifeReceiving the Scapular from the Virgin Mary
Saints A - ZNorbert of Xanten (OPraem) Allegorical imagesTriumph over Tanchelin (no Eucharistic connotation)
Further details
At the front Norbert, assisted by St Augustine, receives the Scapular from the Virgin Mary, at the back Tanchelin's book is hit by lightning.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Zimmermann, Johann Baptist (1680-1758)
DATE
1754 - 1756
LOCATION
Schäftlarn, Abtei SS. Dionysius und Juliana
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Schäftlarn Abbey
Contact
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