Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
BertoldshofenSt. Michael SacristyWest side (Gifts of the Holy Spirit)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Catechism (Creed, Pater noster, Sacraments, Works of Mercy etc)
7 Gifts of the Holy Spirit Cycles Gifts represented through emblems or objectsBertoldshofen, St. Michael, Sacristy (Johann Andreas Bergmüller, 1733-1734)
7 Gifts of the Holy Spirit Pietas
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Emblems
Cycles (outside books)Wall and Ceiling PaintingsBertoldshofen, St. Michael, sacristy (Johann Andreas Bergmüller, 1733-1734,Gifts of the Holy Spirit)
Emblems, imprese and devices - catalogue
Human Figure (entire)BoyHolds scales
Domestic toolsScalesBoy weighing rosaries that are heavier than the (unidentifiable) object opposite
Religious objects or symbolsRosaryOn scales, bringing them down
Further details
Lemma: Cuique suum; The identification of the individual Gifts is not in all cases clear, it is supposed that they were depicted in their usual order.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Bergmüller, Johann Andreas (active 1715-1738)
DATE
1733 - 1734
LOCATION
Bertoldshofen, St. Michael
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Bettina Keller, Barocke Sakristeien in Süddeutschland, Petersberg 2009, pp. 260-265
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk