(photo on external web page)
Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Austria
HeiligenkreuzRefectory Paintings on the wallsCistercian Saints
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Saints A - ZBernard of Clairvaux (OCist) LifeBernard and his friends enter Cîteaux AbbeyScene
Groups of Saints Saints from the same orderCisterciansHeiligenkreuz, Refectory (Adrien van Bloemen and others, early 18th century)
Further details
After Sancti Bernhardi Melliflui Doctoris Ecclesiae ... Vitae Medulla, Quinquaginta tribus Iconibus illustrata, Antwerp (Gymnich), 1653, pl. 8; the image shows that Bernard's example inspired his five brothers also to join religious life
ARTIST/CREATOR
Austrian
DATE
early 18th century
LOCATION
Heiligenkreuz, Stift Heiligenkreuz
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Heiligenkreuz Abbey - for downloading a high-resolution image please contact The Warburg Institute.
Contact
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