Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
MunichFrauenkirche (Cathedral) Chapel nII (Chapel of St Michael and Sebastian)Window nII - upper scenes (Herzogenfenster)
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernHoly Roman Empire Dukes and Electors of BavariaErnst (1373-1438, Duke of Bavaria 1397)
ModernHoly Roman Empire Dukes and Electors of BavariaElizabeth of Milan (1374-1432, spouse of Duke Ernst)
ModernHoly Roman Empire Dukes and Electors of BavariaAlbrecht III (1401-1460, Duke of Bavaria 1438)
ModernHoly Roman Empire Dukes and Electors of BavariaAnne of Brunswick (1420-1474, spouse of Albrecht III)
ModernItalyMilanElisabetta Visconti (1374-1432, spouse of Duke Ernst of Bavaria)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryMother of Mercy Without child
Iconography of the Virgin MaryVirgin with Saints (without Child)
Saints
Saints A - ZUrsula Single figureWith arrow(s)
Saints A - ZBarbara Single figurewith tower
Saints A - ZApollonia Single figure
Saints A - ZDorothy Single Figurewith flowers
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
Holy Roman Empire Princes and CitiesBavaria (Duchy, later Electorate)Paly-Bendy quartered with Lion
Holy Roman Empire Princes and CitiesBavaria (Duchy, later Electorate)Paly-Bendy only (originally counts of Bogen)
Holy Roman Empire Princes and CitiesBrunswick
Italy FamiliesVisconti (Milan)
Further details
Saints: unidentified, unidentified, Barbara, unidentified, Apollonia, Ursula, Dorothy, unidentified. The figures kneeling at the right are Duke Ernst with Elizabeth of Milan, Duke Albrecht III with Anne of Brunswick, and perhaps four sons of Albert III
ARTIST/CREATOR
Winhart, Hans (active 1485-1539) (attributed) Product of the Munich Herzogenwerkstatt
DATE
circa 1485
LOCATION
Munich, Frauenkirche (Cathedral) (window nII, 12-15a-e)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the rector of the cathedral parish
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk