Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
BertoldshofenSt. Michael SacristyWest side (Gifts of the Holy Spirit)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Catechism (Creed, Pater noster, Sacraments, Works of Mercy etc)
Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit Cycles Gifts represented through emblems or objectsBertoldshofen, St. Michael, Sacristy (Johann Andreas Bergmüller, 1733-1734)
Seven 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