Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
Ottobeuren SS. Theodor und Alexander Left choir aisle (Sacristy)Reliefs from the old church above the sacristy doors
Ottobeuren SS. Theodor und Alexander Furnishings of the pre-Baroque churchAltar of the Apostles (in front of choir screen)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Life of Christ
Passion CyclesSculpturesOttobeuren, SS. Theodor und Alexander, several fragmentary cycles from the Pre-Baroque churchReliefs of the former Altar of the Apostles (Hans Kels, 1557)
Passion Trial of Christ Christ before PilatePilate questioning Christ (Mt. 27:11-14, Mc. 15:2-5, Lc. 23:3-4, Jn. 18:33-38)
Passion Trial of Christ Christ Before Annas (Jn. 18:13, 19-23)
Further details
Lieb identifies the man at the left with Pilate, the man at the right with Annas
ARTIST/CREATOR
Kels, Hans, the younger (born 1510, died 1565 or 1566)
DATE
1557
LOCATION
Ottobeuren (Swabia), SS. Theodor und Alexander
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
2
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Norbert Lieb, Ottobeurer Bildhauer- und Kunstschreinerarbeiten des 16. Jahrhunderts. Beiträge zu Hans Kels d.J. und Thomas Heidelberger, Münchner Jahrbuch der Bildenden Kunst NS 12 (1937-1938), pp. 50-64
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Ottobeuren Abbey
Contact
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