Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
BobingenLiebfrauenkirche Nave - vault and wallsSpandrels - Continents and emblems
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
The earthContinents FourCyclesBobingen, Liebfrauenkirche (Continents and the Immaculate Conception, Vitus Felix Rigl, 1750-1751)
The earthContinents FourIndividualAmerica
The earthContinents FourIndividualAfrica
The Elements
IndividualAir
IndividualWater
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Iconography of the Virgin MaryEmblem CyclesBobingen, Liebfrauenkirche, Nave (Vitus Felix Rigl, 1750-1751 Immaculate Conception)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Emblems
Cycles (outside books)Wall and Ceiling PaintingsBobingen, Liebfrauenkirche (Vitus Felix Rigl, 1750-1751, Virgin Mary)
Emblems, imprese and devices - catalogue
Insects and other InvertebratesBivalveContaining pearl
BirdsBird of ParadiseConstantly in the air, without legs
Further details
It is unclear, which of the two personifications in this image represents Africa, and which America
ARTIST/CREATOR
Rigl, Vitus Felix (active 1743-1779)
DATE
1750 - 1751
LOCATION
Bobingen, Liebfrauenkirche
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of the parish
Contact
For comments or queries, please contact photographic.collect@sas.ac.uk