Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
IndersdorfKlosterkircheSacristySacristy proper
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Church FathersAugustine LifeContemplating the Trinity
Church FathersAugustine LifePreparing to celebrate Mass
The Church
Liturgy Roman Rite MassPontifical MassVesting of the Bishop
Liturgy Roman Rite MassPontifical MassLavabo
Ecclesiastical objects
Vestments and Insignia Amice
Vestments and Insignia Maniple
BooksMissal
BooksPontifical Canon
Lavabo (hand-washing set)
Candles Candles carried by Acolytes
Candles Bugia (Hand-candle, used for bishops)
Candles Torches
Digitus (Pointer)
Further details
This very unusual painting shows - appropriately for a sacristy - St Augustine preparing to put on the vestments in order to celebrate solemn Mass. Additionally, the painter showed most persons that will have a function during this Mass, with the objects they will handle, see detail photos
ARTIST/CREATOR
Günther, Matthäus (1705-1788)
DATE
1753
LOCATION
Indersdorf, Klosterkirche
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei in Deutschland, vol. 5, Munich 1996, pp. 132-134
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk