Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
MunichFrauenkirche (Cathedral) Chapel sII (Chapel of the Presentation of Our Lady)Window sII - central part (Speculum Window)Row 7
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Infancy Visitation Mary and Elizabeth only
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesStained GlassMunich, Frauenkirche, Speculum Window (sII)Visitation
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament Exodus Exod. 13:21-22: The column of cloud and fireType for the Visitation
Antitypes for episodes from the Infancy of Christ Visitation with Exod. 13:21-22: The column of cloud and fire preceding the Israelites
Further details
The reason for the typological comparison between the Cloud of Fire and the Visitation is not obvious.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Munich Product of the Munich Herzogenwerkstatt
DATE
1480
LOCATION
Munich, Frauenkirche (Cathedral) (window sII, 7b)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Sabine Rehm, Das 'Speculum-Fenster' in der M√ľnchner Frauenkirche, Munich 1992, pp. 47f., 124f.
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the rector of the cathedral parish
Contact
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