Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Germany
Ottobeuren SS. Theodor und Alexander CrossingAltarsSt John the Baptist (rear left)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Saints A - ZJohn the Baptist Life'The axe is laid on the root of the tree' (Mt. 3:10, Lk. 3:9)
Saints A - ZJohn the Baptist AttributesWithered tree (perhaps because of Mt. 3:10 and lk. 3:9)
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Christian, Joseph (1706-1777)
DATE
1764 - 1766
LOCATION
Ottobeuren (Swabia), SS. Theodor und Alexander
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Digital only
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Ottobeuren Abbey
Contact
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