Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
RottenbuchSt. Mariae Geburt Crossing - Vault
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Virtues and Vices
Virtues CardinalCyclesFour imagesPersonifications → Rottenbuch, St Mariae Geburt (Matthäus Günther, 1737-1738)
Further details
Detail. Since there was no space for Fortitudo in the transepts, which show the other Theological and Cardinal virtues, it was inserted in the pendentif of an illusionistic dome in the crossing painting
ARTIST/CREATOR
Günther, Matthäus (1705-1788)
DATE
1737 - 1738
LOCATION
Rottenbuch, St. Mariae Geburt
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei in Deutschland, vol. 1, Munich 1976, pp. 482f., 493, no. F
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
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