Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
IndersdorfKlosterkircheSacristySacristy proper
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Church FathersAugustine LifePreparing to celebrate Mass
The Church
Liturgy Roman Rite MassPontifical MassLavabo
Ecclesiastical objects
Lavabo (hand-washing set)
Candles Candles carried by Acolytes
Candles Torches
Further details
Detail; this scene is not linked to the vesting of the bishop but shows the remaining figures that will become active during Mass: six torchbearers, the two acolytes with candles, and three of the four 'gentiluomini' who wash the bishop's hands at different points of the Mass
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
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