Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
Ottobeuren SS. Theodor und Alexander Choir stallsLeft side - Reliefs
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Old Testament
4 Kings (A.V. II Kings) King Ezechias (4 Kings 18-20) Isaias tells Ezechias that God had heard his prayer (4 Kings 20:8)
Typology and Prophecy
CyclesSculpturesOttobeuren, SS. Theodor und Alexander (Choir stalls - Life of St Benedict with Old-Testament models)
Types and Prophecies from the Old Testament 4 Kings 4 Kings 20:8: Isaias tells Ezechias that God had heard his prayerModel for Benedict prophesying to Totila
Hagiographic Scenes with biblical modelsBenedict Encounter with Totilawith 4 Kings 20:8: Isaias tells Ezechias that God had heard his prayer
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Christian, Joseph (1706-1777)
DATE
1754 - 1766
LOCATION
Ottobeuren (Swabia), SS. Theodor und Alexander
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
5
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Ottobeuren Abbey
Contact
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