(photo on external web page)
Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
Benediktbeuern Monastic buildingsSouth Wing - Neuer Festsaal
GODS & MYTHS
Cybele
Single figure With lions Not in chariot
Allegoriesof Earth (Element)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
The Elements
IndividualEarth
CyclesCycles of fourAs separate allegories or personificationsBenediktbeuern, Kloster, Neuer Festsaal (paintings and stucco, Johann Joseph Zimmermann, 1731-1732)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Zimmermann, Johann Joseph (1707-1743) and Zimmermann, Johann Baptist (1680-1758) According to Corpus, pp. 103-104, largely by Johann Joseph Zimmermann, only few figures by his father Johann Baptist
DATE
1731 - 1732
LOCATION
Benediktbeuern, Kloster
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Corpus der barocken Deckenmalerei in Deutschland, vol. 2, Munich 1981, pp. 107, 110, no. A3
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the monastery - for downloading a high-resolution image please contact The Warburg Institute.
Contact
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