Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
Benediktbeuern St. Benedikt sV (South porch)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Apocalypse (Revelation)
God and the Lamb (Rev. 4-5) The Lamb with the Book of Seven Seals alone
Images of Christ
AllegoriesInvolving sheepLamb of God
Miscellaneous
Religious Orders General Clothing of novices
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Grace of God
Further details
Corpus, p. 60, identifies a print by Maarten de Vos as model for the female figure, who is thus a personification of Grace (Hollstein 1151, part of a series of personifications of the ages of Nature, Law and Grace)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Asam, Hans Georg (1649-1711)
DATE
1686 - 1687
LOCATION
Benediktbeuern, St. Benedikt
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei in Deutschland, vol. 2, Munich 1981, pp, 49, 60, no. a
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
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